Senate 1945-54 (District 51)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Date of Birth:
Summit, South Dakota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Former Silo Manufacturer, Wadena Silo Company
Minnesota Schools; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Marine Corps (World War I, Private, Received the Sharpshooters Medal);
191? to 1919
Lavida Anderson (married on May 10, 1923)
Two children: Elaine Maxine (daughter), Lowell Donovan (son, he died in 1938 before his father took office)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to a farm near Clarissa, Minnesota in 1903.
He was a member of the Masonic Order of Bertha, Minnesota.
He was buried in the Oddfellows Cemetery in Eagle Bend, Minnesota.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Wadena, Minnesota.
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