William T. Jeter

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William Thomas Jeter (October 19, 1850 – May 15, 1930) was an American Democratic politician.

He was born in Menard County, Illinois, the third son and eighth child of William Griffin Jeter and Elizabeth McCutchen Berry. He served as Mayor of Santa Cruz, California, from 1892 to 1894. He was the 21st Lieutenant Governor of California for Spencer G. Millard, who became ill and died in his first year in office, and served out Millard's term, 1895 to 1899.

William T. Jeter died at age 79 in Santa Cruz.

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Political offices
Preceded by
G. Bowman
Mayor of Santa Cruz
Succeeded by
Robert Effey
Preceded by
Spencer G. Millard
Lieutenant Governor of California
Succeeded by
Jacob H. Neff