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Jacobson, Niels

House 1903-06 (District 16)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Pipestone, Rock

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 3/3/1844
Birth Place: Tellemarken
Birth County:
Birth Country: Norway
Date of Death: 7/15/1925
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Hills
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

Iowa Schools; At Least Elementary School;
Augustana College, Chicago, Illinois; Attended College; 1 term

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Board/Commissioner: Rock County, Minnesota (Board of Supervisors, Chair); 1??? to 1???
County Board/Commissioner: Rock County, Minnesota (County Commissioner); 1??? to 1???
Municipal Government: Hills, Minnesota (Town Assessor); 1??? to 1???
Military: 6th Iowa Cavalry; 1862 to 1865

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He moved to Wisconsin in 1848. He came to Minnesota in 1873.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

34th Legislative Session (1905-1906)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 16
Elected: 11/8/1904
Residence: Hills
Term of Office: 1/3/1905 to 1/7/1907
Counties Represented: Pipestone, Rock
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agriculture
  • Crimes and Punishments
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Prison Labor
  • State Training School (Chair)
  • Ways and Means

33rd Legislative Session (1903-1904)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 16
Elected: 11/4/1902
Residence: Hills
Term of Office: 1/6/1903 to 1/2/1905
Counties Represented: Pipestone, Rock
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Crimes and Punishments
  • Education
  • Geological and Natural History Survey
  • Insurance
  • Public Lands
  • Ways and Means
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