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George Russell Lukens


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1900 Republican SD-27 5454 Win
11-08-1904 Republican SD-15 6586 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: October 28, 1868 in Philadephia, Pennsylvania
Married: Emma Mullen
Died: May 21, 1912 in San Francisco, CA

1905: President, University of California Alumni Association

  • LEGISLATION: Author of SB 850 (1907) which would have changed the seat of government for California from Sacramento to Berkeley and submitted the question for approval at the 1908 General Election. On the ballot as Proposition 1 (1908), it was defeated by voters (with only 34.5% in favor).

Source: California Blue Book (1903)