House 1967-72 (District 34); House 1973-74 (District 61B)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Washburn High School, Minneapolis; Secondary; Graduate, 1930
University of Minnesota; B.A.; Political Science and Accounting, 1934
University of Minnesota, Law School; LL.B.; 1937
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
U.S. Executive Branch:
United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington D.C. (Associate Counsel, 6 years);
19?? to 19??
Minnesota Department of Taxation (Employee, 2 years);
19?? to 19??
Two children: Ray Jr. and John (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minnesota when he was a child. He moved to California in 1978.
"...in 1965, when no Conservative candidate stepped forward to run for the state House of Representatives, he was chosen." (Obituary, Star Tribune, September 29, 1995)
"State Rep. Ray (Spike) Wolcott, Minneapolis Republican…" (Minneapolis Star, June 11, 1974)
He died from a heart attack in Escondido, California. His funeral was held in California.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1973-74.