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Ken MacDonald


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1966 Democratic AD-37 49747 Win
11-05-1968 Democratic AD-37 53760 Win
11-03-1970 Democratic AD-37 54995 Win
11-07-1972 Democratic AD-37 85658 Win
11-05-1974 Democratic AD-36 49585 Win

Candidate Biography:

John Kenyon MacDonald
Born: June 15, 1916 in Pasadena, CA
Married: Louise (d. 1958), Leslie
Children: Six (including Stuart, Stephen, and Scott)
Military Service: USN
Died: June 16, 2001 in Ojai, CA

1961-1966: Member, Ventura County Board of Supervisors
1977-1980: Member, Ventura County Board of Supervisors
1966: Chairman, State Library Development Board
1965-1966: Member, Community Action Commission
1975-1976: Member, California Emergency Council

Be Fruitful and Multiply: MacDonald had six children.

Source: California Blue Book (1967), (1971), (1975)