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Perry, Edwin G. "E.G."

House 1909-12 (District 37)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1862 (uncertain)
Birth Place: Wisconsin
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1928
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: E.G.
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Retail Lumber Business/Former Grain Business/Former Farmer

EDUCATION

Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;
Grove Lake Academy; Secondary;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Council/Aldermen: Aberdeen, South Dakota (Alderman); 18?? to 1901

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing lists 1863 as his birth year. The Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1911 lists 1862.

He was born and raised on a farm.

He moved to North Dakota in 1880. He then moved to Aberdeen, South Dakota. He moved to Minnesota in 1901.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

37th Legislative Session (1911-1912)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 37
Elected: 11/8/1910
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/3/1911 to 1/6/1913
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: City Real Estate Business/Former Grain Business; Country Elevators, South Dakota
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Compensation of Public Officials
  • General Legislation
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Legislative Expenses (Chair)
  • Public Health and Pure Food
  • Reapportionment
  • State Fair
  • Telephone and Telegraph
  • Tri-County (Hennepin, Ramsey and St. Louis Counties)

36th Legislative Session (1909-1910)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 37
Elected: 11/3/1908
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/5/1909 to 1/2/1911
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Retail Lumber Business/Former Grain Business/Former Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agricultural Schools
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Logs and Lumber (Chair)
  • Manufactures
  • Public Accounts and Expenditures
  • Public Parks
  • State Fair
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