Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/8/1861 to 1/9/1861
Party Notes: His party affiliation was determined by A History of the City of Saint Paul and of the County of Ramsey, Minnesota, 1876; it lists him as a member of the Democratic Party in the 1860 election.
Reason for unfinished term:
Other - See Notes
His term end date is uncertain due to the contested election. The date listed is the day after the term start date. Jefferson P. Kidder won the election by only 2 votes. His election was contested by Andrew Nessell. After a recount the majority determined that a clerical error had been made and Andrew Nessell actually won by 1 vote and was entitled to the seat.