Basil L. Allen


We found no record of Basil L. Allen serving in elected office in Indiana. Our database only focuses on state and federal offices, so it's possible they served at a different level, or in an office not currently in our database.


1900–U.S. House (District 7) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1900
Jesse Overstreet (i)*, Republican, 31,021 votes
Frank Baker Burke, Democratic, 27,012 votes
Basil L. Allen, Prohibition, 788 votes
Hugo MIller, Social Democratic, 190 votes
Henry Kuerst, People's (Populist), 149 votes
Out of 59,160 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,009 (6.78%)
1924–Governor LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1924
Edward L. Jackson*, Republican, 654,784 votes
Carleton B. McCulloch, Democratic, 572,303 votes
Francis M. Wampler, Socialist, 5,984 votes
Basil L. Allen, Prohibition, 3,808 votes
Out of 1,236,879 votes casts, the margin of victory was 82,481 (6.67%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, Basil L. Allen had a record of 0-2. That includes a record of 0-2 in 2 general elections.