Frederick Low

Frederick Low


Significant Facts

Born: June 30, 1828 in Frankfort, Maine (now Winterport, Maine)
Died: July 21, 1894 in San Francisco, California
Married: Mary Mollie Creed on December 22, 1857
Political Party: Unionist


Father: Daniel Low
Mother: Mercy Wardell
Wife: Mary Mollie Creed
Children: Flora

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Did You Know?

  • Low was California’s first 4-year governor
  • Even though Low won his congressional seat in 1861, the act that granted a third representative for California had not been passed. It was not until June 1862, by a special act of Congress, that Low was finally admitted




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