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Wilson, Frank M. "F.M."

House 1893-94 (District 21)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Goodhue

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 3/30/1845
Birth Place: New Albany, Indiana
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1933 (uncertain)
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: F.M.
City of Residence (when first elected): Red Wing
Occupation (when first elected): Engaged in the Practice of Law

EDUCATION

Public Schools; At Least Elementary School;
U.S. Military Academy, West Point; Attended College; 1862-63
Hamline University; Attended College;
University of Indiana, Bloomington; Attended College;
Studied Law; Under Steven Harding (later became Governor and Chief Justice of Iowa); Milan, Indiana; Middle 1860's

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Attorney: Red Wing, Minnesota (City Attorney, Various Times); 18?? to 1???
County Attorney: Goodhue County, Minnesota; 188? to 188?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Clotilde Marconnier (married in 1875; she died in 1879, before he took office); Widower; Emma Heising (married in 1883)
Children: Two children: Horace A. (son, with first wife); Harry (son, with second wife)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Horace B. Wilson  - Father

GENERAL NOTES

He moved to Red Wing, Minnesota in 1858.

Total Days Served: 735

SESSIONS SERVED

28th Legislative Session (1893-1894)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 21
Elected: 11/8/1892
Residence: Red Wing
Term of Office: 1/3/1893 to 1/7/1895
Counties Represented: Goodhue
Occupation: Engaged in the Practice of Law
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Education
  • Judiciary
  • Public Lands
  • Rules and Joint Rules
  • Taxes and Tax Laws
  • University and University Lands