House 1897-98 (District 30); Senate 1899-1902 (District 39)
Party when first elected: Republican
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
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City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Attorney at Law
Minneapolis Public Schools; Elementary School;
Minneapolis Public Schools; Secondary; Went to College Before He Graduated
University of Minnesota; College Graduate; 1881
Studied Law; Office of Lochren, McNair & Gilfillan; Then Koon, Merrill and Keith; Admitted to the Bar, 1882
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Minneapolis, Minnesota (2nd Ward, Alderman; City Council, President, 1895);
1892 to 1896
Sue M. Pillsbury (married on September 23, 1885; she was the daughter of John Sargent Pillsbury; she died on September 3, 1891); Leonora S. Dickson (remarried on february 18, 1896)
One child: John Pillsbury (son) (with Sue)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
John Pillsbury Snyder
John Sargent Pillsbury
Richard Pillsbury Gale
He was of Dutch ancestry on his father's side and Scottish ancestry on his mother's side.
"Mr. Snyder is rather independent in his political views, but Republican in his political affiliations." (Progressive Men of Minnesota, 1897)
He was a member of Chi Psi fraternity and the Phi Beta Kappa Society.
He was originally a member of the Episcopalian Church but he later joined the First Congregational Church.
Religion provided by Progressive Men of Minnesota, 1897.