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    Belcher, Gilbert N.


    District 1 Commissioner


    Gilbert N. Belcher, a Pennsylvania native and resident of the former Ralston Precinct, was appointed by the Governor in March 1873 to succeed resigned Commissioner James J. Beasley. He was elected to a full term later that year. Previously, Belcher was elected School Superintendent for Jefferson County in 1865.

    Last Updated: 4-22-2013