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Bjorklund, Albin E.

House 1915-18 (District 37)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 12/16/1886 (uncertain)
Birth Place: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Birth County: Ramsey
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 6/19/1937
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Practicing Law

EDUCATION

St. Paul Public Schools; At Least Elementary School;
St. Paul College of Law; Law Degree; 1907

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Legislative Staff: Minnesota House of Representatives (House Judiciary Committee Clerk); 1909 to 1909
Municipal Attorney: St. Paul, Minnesota (Assistant City Attorney); 1911 to 1914 [Appointed]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse:
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing lists his birth year as 1887. The Minnesota Legislative Manuals, 1915 and 1917 list 1886.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

40th Legislative Session (1917-1918)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 37
Elected: 11/7/1916
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/2/1917 to 1/6/1919
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Practicing Law
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Appropriations
  • Cities
  • Corporations Other Than Municipal
  • Judiciary
  • Public Health and Pure Food (Chair)
  • Soldiers Home
  • University and University Lands

39th Legislative Session (1915-1916)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 37
Elected: 11/3/1914
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/1/1917
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Practicing Law
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Judiciary
  • Judiciary: Courts and Court Officers
  • Manufacturers
  • Public Health and Pure Food
  • Soldiers Home
  • State and Other Libraries
  • University and University Lands