Raymond V. Darby

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Raymond V. Darby (December 11, 1896 – March 5, 1953) served on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors from 1944 until his death.

Biography[edit]

Raymond Vern Darby was born in Washington, Kansas on December 11, 1896. In 1944, he was elected to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and re-elected in 1946, 1948, 1950 and again in 1952. On March 5, 1953 he was struck in the Board of Supervisors hearing room by an irate property owner and died later that day from a brain hemorrhage.[1][2]

Prior to serving on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, he was the Mayor of Inglewood, California for fourteen years.[1]

Preceded by
Unknown
Mayor of Inglewood, California
1930—1944
Succeeded by
Unknown
Preceded by
Oscar Hauge
Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
4th district

1944—1953
Succeeded by
Burton W. Chace

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Los Angeles County" (PDF). Los Angeles, California: County of Los Angeles. Retrieved 2009-08-04. 
  2. ^ "California Death Index 1940-1997 [database on-line]". United States: The Generations Network. 2000. Retrieved 2009-08-04.