Andrew J. Doran Photo

Andrew J. Doran

Born: Jul 11, 1840

Death: Feb 15, 1918

Birthplace: New Philadelphia

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Andrew J. Doran

Date of Birth : Jul 11, 1840
Date of Death : Feb 15, 1918
Birth Place : New Philadelphia

Andrew J. Doran was an American politician, miner, and specialty carpenter. After leaving home, he moved to California where, following the start of the American Civil War, he joined the California Column. After leaving the military he worked as a bridge builder for the Central Pacific Railroad. Doran moved to Arizona Territory in 1876 and became superintendent for the Silver King Mine. Politically, Doran was elected to the Arizona Territorial Legislature six times and was selected to be President of the Council twice. His later years were spent as superintendent for the Arizona Pioneers' Home.


  • Politician
  • Carpenter
  • Miner
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