Andrew J. Doran biography

Andrew J. Doran

Politician, Deceased Person

1840 – 1918

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Who was Andrew J. Doran?

Andrew J. Doran was an American politician, miner, and specialty carpenter. After leaving home, he moved to California where, following the start of the American Civil War, he joined the California Column. After leaving the military he worked as a bridge builder for the Central Pacific Railroad. Doran moved to Arizona Territory in 1876 and became superintendent for the Silver King Mine. Politically, Doran was elected to the Arizona Territorial Legislature six times and was selected to be President of the Council twice. His later years were spent as superintendent for the Arizona Pioneers' Home.

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Born
Jul 11, 1840
New Philadelphia
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Feb 15, 1918

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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