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Cecil Purves

Cecil Purves served on various boards such as the Edmonton Exhibition Association, Edmonton Symphony, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, Canadian Mental Health Association, and Edmonton Jaycees. In a 1977 Edmonton civil election (which he won), he stated that protection of the rights of gay workers at City Hall was not a proper concern for municipal government.

Names Cecil Purves (Main)
BE [n77.279]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/CPUR/
https://viaf.org/viaf/N/A/
Birth Date 1933/10/18
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/EDM/
Identities Christian - Mormon

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Canadian

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Occupations Alderman, Edmonton Politician
1966/10 - 1974

ISBN:1897472234
“Historical Biographies of Mayors and Councillors 1892-2006,” Edmonton Public Library, n.d., https://web.archive.org/web/20151021184741/http://www.epl.ca/edmonton-history/edmonton-elections/biographies-mayors-and-councillors?id=P

Mayor, Edmonton Politician
1977/10 - 1983

https://lglc.ca/event/n77.279


ISBN:1897472234
“Historical Biographies of Mayors and Councillors 1892-2006,” Edmonton Public Library, n.d., https://web.archive.org/web/20151021184741/http://www.epl.ca/edmonton-history/edmonton-elections/biographies-mayors-and-councillors?id=P

Bishop of the Edmonton Seventh Ward Ecclesiastical
1974 - 1977

ISBN:1897472234

Associated People https://lglc.ca/person/Claire Heller/
(Spouses)
Personal
Romantic
12/29/1956

ISBN:1897472234
“Historical Biographies of Mayors and Councillors 1892-2006,” Edmonton Public Library, n.d., https://web.archive.org/web/20151021184741/http://www.epl.ca/edmonton-history/edmonton-elections/biographies-mayors-and-councillors?id=P