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Baca, Elfego

Born: 1865 AD
Died: 1945 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Lawyers, Politician

Elfego Baca was a lawman, lawyer, and politician.


1865 – Born 10th of February in Socorro, New Mexico.


1893-1896 – Returned to Socorro and was elected Socorro County Clerk.


          – During his tenure as county clerk, Baca was admitted to the bar.


1896-1898 – Elected as Mayor of the city of Socorro.


1900-1901 – Became school superintendent for Socorro county.


1905 – Governor Otero appointed him district attorney for Socorro and Sierra counties.


1906 – Complied with a request to resign this position.


1919-1920 – Elected as a sheriff of Socorro county.


1945 – Baca died 27th of August in his bed.