Senate 1959-62 (District 11); Senate 1963-72 (District 19); Senate 1973-76 (District 26)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Rock
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Livestock Farmer, Swine
Nobles County Public Schools; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Minnesota Legislative Building Commission;
19?? to 19??
Minnesota Hog Cholera Eradication Committee (First Appointed by Governor Elmer Andersen, Reappointed by Governors Karl Rolvaag, Harold LeVander, and Wendell Anderson);
1962 to 197?
Four children: Two daughters and two sons, Linden (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was born on a farm near Lake Ocheda in Minnesota.
He was a member of the Republican Party.
He served on the Advisory Council to the Institute of Agriculture at the University of Minnesota. His portrait was hung in the Livestock Hall of Fame at the University of Minnesota in 1967.
He died after a long illness in Worthington, Minnesota. His funeral was held at First Lutheran Church in Worthington, Minnesota. He was buried in the Worthington Cemetery in Minnesota.
He was a member of the Minnesota Synod of the Lutheran Church of America and attended First Lutheran Church in Worthington, Minnesota.
Religion provided by the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975 and MN Legislative Manual, 1975-76.