County of San Benito Clerk, Auditor & Recorder

History of County Supervisor – District 2

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Supervisors - District 2

Anthony Botelho Elected June 7, 2016
Elected June 5, 2012
Elected June 3, 2008
Elected November 2, 2004
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Ruth E. Kesler Elected November 7, 2000
Richard Place Elected June 2 1996
Ruth E. Kesler Elected June 2, 1992
Elected November 8, 1988
Enos Silva Elected June 5, 1984
Elected June 3, 1980
Elected June 8, 1976
Herman A. Botelho Elected June 6, 1972 - - Retired
Elected June 4, 1968
Elected June 2, 1964
Appointed October 21, 1963
G. C. Archibald Elected November 3, 1960 - - Deceased
Elected June 3, 1956
Elected June 3, 1952
Edward F. Pearce Elected June 1, 1948
Appointed April 14, 1948
C. E. Burnett Elected May 16, 1944 - - Retired
Elected August 27, 1940
Elected August 25, 1936
Elected August 30, 1932
Elected August 26, 1930
Appointed December 24, 1928
Fred W. Kemp Elected August 28, 1928 - - Deceased
Elected November 4, 1924
Elected November 2, 1920
William Prescott Elected November 7, 1916
Elected November 5, 1912
R. H. Flint Elected November 3, 1908
William Prescott Elected November 8, 1904
Elected November 6, 1900
John Breen Elected November 3, 1896
Elected November 8, 1892
Luis Raggio Elected November 6, 1888
John Breen Elected November 4, 1884
G. W. Shade Elected November 7, 1882
Thos. Flint Elected November 2, 1880
John Breen Elected September 3, 1879
C. E. Mitchell Elected September 4, 1878
Elected September 1, 1875
Thos. Flint Elected March 26, 1874


We offer the names and terms of all County-Wide elected officials since the beginning of the County, in 1874.

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