Cornelius F. (C.F.) Buck Candidate

Born: October 30, 1826
Buffalo, New York
Erie County
United States
Resided: Winona, Minnesota
Winona County
Death: March 23, 1904
Gender: Man
Occupation: Attorney
Military Service: Minnesota Volunteer Militia, Mounted Rangers, Sioux War (Captain, 1862-1863). Minnesota State Militia, First Division, Civil War (Major General, 1863-1865).
Political Party: Democrat
Offices Held: Territorial Representative: HD 09 (1856-1857). Winona County Register of Deeds (1857-1858). State Senator: SD 11 (1870-1872); SD 08 (1879-1883). State Representative: HD 08 (1877-1878); HD 15 (1883-1885). Mayor of Winona (1890-1891).
Notes: Buck came to Winona in September 1853. He was appointed U.S. Marshal for the District of Minnesota by President Abraham Lincoln in 1861 and served until 1862.
Sources: The Winona Daily Republican and Herald, March 24, 1904 (p. 6).
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Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
2 2 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
01/17/1871 U.S. Senate General Democrat 1 1.67% Lost
11/08/1870 U.S. House, District 01 General Democrat 14,904 43.05% Lost