William Holden

Birth
Antwerp, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death 3 Jun 1884 (aged 59–60)
Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California, USA
Burial Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA
Memorial ID 180254162 · View Source
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Son of Zophar Holden & Jerusha Harris
married, Nellie Moore 1870's no children.

He studied Law & attained Admission to the Bar in 1845
Practiced Law in Johnson Co MO
relocated to CA in 1850
Settled in Stanislaus Co CA, & worked as a Farmer & Merchant in addition to practicing Law. A Democrat, he became active in Politics, and served in both the California State Assembly 1857-1858, 1865-1866, 1881-1882 & California State Senate 1858-1860, 1862-1864

In 1866 He successfully ran for Lieutenant Governor, & served 1867-1871

His Law office was in Ukiah City, Mendocino Co CA
in "The Law Building" corner of Perkins & Church Streets.

He died intestate & Nellie received everything, which was a sizable estate.


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  • Created by: Linda Dukes
  • Added: 11 Jun 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 180254162
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Holden (1824–3 Jun 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 180254162, citing Ukiah Cemetery, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA ; Maintained by Linda Dukes (contributor 46842176) .