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Nelson, Carl N.

House 1919-20 (District 47)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Pope

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 9/28/1874
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1933
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Starbuck
Occupation (when first elected): Grain Elevator Operator/Former Farmer, 220 Acres/Formerly Taught Pope County Schools, 8 terms

EDUCATION

Pope County Common Schools; Elementary School;
Glenwood Academy; Secondary;
Teaching certificate;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Board/Commissioner: Pope County, Minnesota (County Commissioner); 1??? to 1???

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He was born in a log cabin and raised on a farm.

He moved to Blue Mound Township, Pope County, Minnesota, shortly after he was born, with his parents.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

41st Legislative Session (1919-1920)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 47
Elected: 11/5/1918
Residence: Starbuck
Term of Office: 1/7/1919 to 1/3/1921
Counties Represented: Pope
Occupation: Grain Elevator Operator/Former Farmer, 220 Acres/Formerly Taught Pope County Schools, 8 terms
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Civil Administration
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Public Utilities
  • Railroads
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