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Slater, Daniel J. "Dan"

House 1963-64 (District 49)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1920
Birth Place: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Birth County: Ramsey
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 12/20/1992
Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: Dan
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Electrician, St. Paul Parks and Recreation Department

EDUCATION

Vocational High School, St. Paul; Secondary; Graduate
University of Minnesota, Extension Schools; Attended College;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: St. Paul, Minnesota (Parks and Recreation Department, Electrician, 35 years); 19?? to 19??
Military: United States Army, Combat Engineers (World War II, China-Burma-India Theatre, Purple Heart Recipient); 1943 to 1945
State Board/Commission/Council: Minnesota Governor Elmer L. Andersen's Advisory Committee on Children and Youth; 196? to 196?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children: Three children: Paul, Mark, and David (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He "represented St. Paul's East Side as a Republican from 1963 to 1965 and later joined the American Party." (Obituary, St. Paul Pioneer Press, December 24, 1992)

He was wounded in action in World War II.

He died from an apparent heart attack or stroke while clearing snow from his car at home in St. Paul, Minnesota. His funeral was held at Mueller Mortuary Parkway Funeral Home in St. Paul, Minnesota.

He was a member of Oakdale First Baptist Church.

Religion provided by his obituary.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

63rd Legislative Session (1963-1964)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 49
Elected: 11/6/1962
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/8/1963 to 1/4/1965
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Electrician, St. Paul Parks and Recreation Department
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus Party Notes: He "represented St. Paul's East Side as a Republican from 1963 to 1965 and later joined the American Party." (Obituary, St. Paul Pioneer Press, December 24, 1992)
Committees:
  • Appropriations
  • Elections and Reapportionment
  • General Legislation
  • Metropolitan and Urban Affairs
  • Temperance and Liquor Control
Articles & Books About
"Rites Today for Former Rep. Daniel Slater (Obituary)." St. Paul Pioneer Press, December 24, 1992, p. 7A.