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Wold, Edwin M. "E.M., Ed"

House 1963-64 (District 52)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus

Counties Served:  Aitkin


Date of Birth: 8/13/1900
Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Birth County: Hennepin
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 8/9/1987
Gender: Male
Religion: Congregational
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: E.M., Ed
City of Residence (when first elected): Aitkin
Occupation (when first elected): Farm Implement Dealer, Wold Implement Company


Workman School; Elementary School; Attended through the ninth grade
Dunwoody Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Vocational-Technical School;
Little Falls Business College; Postsecondary; Graduate



Spouse: Esther Hansen (married on September 3, 1924)
Children: Two children: Roger (son), Beverly (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:


"He was respected, active and proud to be a Republican." (Obituary, Brainerd Daily Dispatch, August 10, 1987)

He died at Aitkin Community Hospital in Aitkin, Minnesota. His funeral was held at the Brenny Funeral Home in the Sorensen-Root Chapel in Aitkin, Minnesota. He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Aitkin, Minnesota..

He was a member of the First Congregational Church in Aitkin, Minnesota.

Religion provided by his obituary.

Total Days Served: 728


63rd Legislative Session (1963-1964)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 52
Elected: 11/6/1962
Residence: Aitkin
Term of Office: 1/8/1963 to 1/4/1965
Counties Represented: Aitkin
Occupation: Farm Implement Dealer, Wold Implement Company
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus Party Notes: "He was respected, active and proud to be a Republican." (Obituary, Brainerd Daily Dispatch, August 10, 1987)
  • Agriculture
  • Drainage and Soil Conservation
  • Engrossment and Enrollment
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Recreation and Water Resources
  • Towns and Counties
Articles & Books About
"Ed Wold, Community Leader Passes Away (Obituary)." Aitkin Independent Age, August 12, 1987.

"Ex-Aitkin Legislator Wold Dies (Obituary)." Brainerd Daily Dispatch, August 10, 1987.