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.
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