Herschel L. Carnahan
|Herschel L. Carnahan|
|30th Lieutenant Governor of California|
December 4, 1928 – January 6, 1931
|Governor||C. C. Young|
|Preceded by||Buron Fitts|
|Succeeded by||Frank Merriam|
August 31, 1879|
Aledo, Illinois, U.S.
March 31, 1941 (aged 61)|
Los Angeles, U.S.
Evergreen Cemetery (Riverside, California)|
|Alma mater||Monmouth College|
Herschel L. Carnahan (August 31, 1879 – March 31, 1941) was the 30th Lieutenant Governor of California, 1928–1931, serving under Governor C. C. Young. He was a Republican. Following a suicide attempt at his office, he died at the Georgia Street Receiving Hospital in Los Angeles. He was interred at the mausoleum at Evergreen Cemetery in Riverside, California.
- "Carnahan Kills Himself". Los Angeles Times. April 1, 1941.
- "Regents of the University of California Biographies (C)". University of California History: Digital Archives. University of California at Berkeley. Retrieved September 2, 2016.
- Holmes, Elmer Wallace (1912). History of Riverside County, California. Riverside County: Historic Record Company. pp. 588–589. OCLC 7951260.
- This article incorporates facts obtained from: Lawrence Kestenbaum, The Political Graveyard
- H. L. Carnahan biography at JoinCalifornia.com
- Los Angeles County Biographies: Herschel L. Carnahan at ancestry.com
| Lieutenant Governor of California