House 1917-22 (District 38); Senate 1923-34 (District 38)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Date of Birth:
Bismarck, North Dakota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
St. Paul Public Schools; Elementary School;
Central High School, Saint Paul; Secondary;
University of Minnesota, Law Department; Law Degree;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
U.S. Executive Branch:
President's Committee on Economic Security;
1??? to 1???
Single (while in office; Olga (listed in In Memoriam)
No children (while in office), One stepchild (after he left office): Roland J. Oliver (stepson)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to St. Paul, Minnesota in 1885 with his parents.
He was called the father of the first Minnesota Old Age Assistance Act. (In Memoriam)
He was National Grand Worthy President of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, twice.