House 1939-40 (District 50); Senate 1943-50 (District 50)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Ordained Presbyterian Clergyman; Lectures and Serves Two Rural Churches, Otter Tail County/Farm Owner and Operator
Perham Public Schools; Elementary School;
Fergus Falls High School; Secondary; Graduate
Park Region Luther College, Fergus Falls; Attended College; Commercial Law and Business Course
Hamline University; College Graduate; Classics and Greek Testament
Presbyterian Seminary, Omaha, Nebraska; Attended Graduate School; Theology
Buena Vista College, Iowa; D.D.; Doctor of Divinity; Ordained in Sioux City, Iowa 1908
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Elizabeth Bartelson (married on January 2, 1906; she died on January 26, 1953)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
His father served as Otter Tail County Treasurer for many years.
He died at home in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. His funeral was held at the Methodist Church in Fergus Falls, Minnesota on April 19, 1961.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1949.