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Egbert J. Gates


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-05-1912 Republican AD-69 4322 Win
11-07-1916 Republican SD-35 20530 Win
11-02-1920 Republican SD-35 22265 Win

Candidate Biography:

Egbert James Gates
Born: July 24, 1869 in San Jose, CA
Children: at least two daughters
Died (in office): June 30, 1923 in New York, New York

  • "His abilities and high character stood out, as they did in private life. His breadth of view and sympathies were pronounced... Good will, kindliness, unselfishness, were traits that made him lovable to all who had contact with him. The gentleness of a strong man radiated inspiration and his going is a great loss to his friends as well as to his State." - Senate President pro Tem Arthur H. Breed Sr. (in the 1924 Blue Book)

Source: California Blue Book (1911), (1932)