Pearl Peden Oldfield Photo

Pearl Peden Oldfield

Born: Dec 2, 1876

Death: Apr 12, 1962

Birthplace: United States of America

Nationality: United States

Pearl Peden Oldfield

Date of Birth : Dec 2, 1876
Date of Death : Apr 12, 1962
Birth Place : United States of America

Pearl Peden Oldfield was a U.S. Democratic politician. She was the first woman elected to Congress from Arkansas. She was born in Cotton Plant, Arkansas. She was elected as a Democrat to the United States House of Representatives from Arkansas by a special election caused by the death of her husband, William Allan Oldfield, and served from January 9, 1929 to March 3, 1931. She died in Washington, D.C.

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