House 1919-34 (District 65); House 1937-60 (District 65)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Clearwater, Pennington, Red Lake
Date of Birth:
Castle Rock, Minnesota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Pillsbury Academy; Secondary; Graduate, 1900
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Nora E. Moen
Two children: Maurice and Evan (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Judson Leroy Day
He moved to Clearwater County, Minnesota in 1900 as a school teacher and taught for one year in the Bagley School.
"In 1901 he established a homestead and farmed until 1906. From 1906 until 1909 he was a grain buyer for the Kalispell Flour Mill Company in Kalispell, Montana. He returned to Bagley in 1909." (Obituary, Farmer's Independent, December 18, 1969)
He was a member of the Minnesota Society of Mayflower Descendants.
He is one of the longest serving legislators in Minnesota.
"[He] was deeply interested in the cooperative movement and was president of the Garden Valley Telephone Company and The Farmers Publishing Company at the time of his death. (The Genealogical Register of the Family of Alfred Day (1794-1886, 1972)
He died at Bethesda Hospital in Crookston, Minnesota. His funeral was held at the First Congregational Church in Bagely, Minnesota. He was buried in the Bagley Cemetery.
Religion provided by his obituary.