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Fenton, Peter

House 1872 (District 9)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Olmsted

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1830
Birth Place: Ohio
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
Alternate Spelling of Last Name: Finton
City of Residence (when first elected): Eyota
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing lists his lat name as Fenton. The Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1872 lists both Fenton and Finton.

He came to Minnesota in 1861.

Total Days Served: 371

SESSIONS SERVED

14th Legislative Session (1872)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 09
Elected: 11/7/1871
Residence: Eyota
Term of Office: 1/2/1872 to 1/6/1873
Counties Represented: Olmsted
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Not Available
Committees:
  • Appropriations
  • Indian Affairs
No other information has been entered for this legislator.