Jake Baron is a character in Westward III : Gold Rush . He is father of Redd Baron and husband of Emily Baron . He and his family are migrated from their farm to a new settlement . He becomes mayor of the city and at the end of the game , he becomes governor of California , by receiving 100 votes from people you help through the game {votes from the lumberjack , the gunslinger and the trapper for solving their argue , from the Earthquake Valley , from the Haunted Town for helping them , votes for making Jake Baron mayor , votes from the citizens of your town , votes for solving other conflicts , and votes for swindling McAllister }.