Skip to main content Skip to office menu Skip to footer
Capital IconMinnesota Legislature
Skip Navigation Links > >

Edhlund, Leslie J. "Les"

House 1963-64 (District 48)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1911
Birth Place: Welcome, Minnesota
Birth County: Martin
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 1/13/1993
Gender: Male
Religion: Lutheran
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: Les
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Mechanical Engineer, 3M

EDUCATION

Mechanic Arts High School, St. Paul; Secondary; Graduate
Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota; Attended College;
University of Minnesota; Attended College;
Dunwoody Institute; Vocational-Technical School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Ruth
Children: Three children: Karen, Russell, and Judy
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

His funeral was held at Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was buried in Union Cemetery.

Religion provided by his obituary.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

63rd Legislative Session (1963-1964)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 48
Elected: 11/6/1962
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/8/1963 to 1/4/1965
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Mechanical Engineer, 3M
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Committees:
  • Commercial Transportation and Communications
  • Drainage and Soil Conservation
  • Forestry and Public Domain
  • Highways
  • Metropolitan and Urban Affairs
  • Recreation and Water Resources
Articles & Books About
"Edhlund (Obituary)." St. Paul Pioneer Press, January 14, 1993.