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Baca, Elfego

Born: 1865 AD
Died: 1945 AD
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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.