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Kent D. Pursel


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1958 Republican SD-16 137747 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 7, 1904
Died: August 15, 1967

1944 -1945: Exaulted Ruler, B.P.O.E. Elks Berkeley Lodge 1002
1948: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1951-1967: Member, Alameda County Board of Supervisors

  • PLACENAME: "The portion of I-80 from the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge through Alameda County to the Contra Costa County Line is named the "Kent D. Pursel Memorial Freeway". - Source:

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