Hinkley, James B. "J.B."
House 1857-58 (District 4)
Party when first elected: Not Available
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Farmer, 160 Acres/Former Teacher, New York
Genesee Western Seminary, Rochester, New York; Postsecondary; Graduate, 1839
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Hennepin County, Minnesota (Justice of the Peace);
18?? to 1???
Hennepin County, Minnesota (number of years);
18?? to 1???
Hennepin County, Minnesota (County Poor Farm);
1864 to 1867
S.S. Moore (married in 1844)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota in 1854. He moved to Dayton Township, Minnesota in 1855. He returned to Minneapolis around 1864, then moved to Champlin, Minnesota in 1878.
Term of Office: 12/2/1857 to 12/6/1859
Occupation: Farmer, 160 Acres/Former Teacher, New York
He was sworn in on December 7, 1857.
An 1858-59 session was not held due to the protracted session of 1857-58. (Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1872, p. 66) Thus, even though the first session was adjourned on August 12, 1858; the term end date for it is listed as the day before the second legislative session's start date.
No other information has been entered for this legislator.