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Barten, Joseph

House 1913-14 (District 26); House 1915-16 (District 21)

Party when first elected:  Democratic

Counties Served:  Scott

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 12/24/1864
Birth Place: Belle Plaine Township, Minnesota
Birth County: Scott
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1952
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Belle Plaine
Occupation (when first elected): Farm Owner

EDUCATION

Scott County Public Schools; Elementary School;
College; Attended College; several years

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He was born on a farm.

Total Days Served: 1456

SESSIONS SERVED

39th Legislative Session (1915-1916)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 21
Elected: 11/3/1914
Residence: Belle Plaine
Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/1/1917
Counties Represented: Scott
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Agriculture and Horticulture
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Public Domain
  • State Census

38th Legislative Session (1913-1914)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 26
Elected: 11/5/1912
Residence: Belle Plaine
Term of Office: 1/7/1913 to 1/4/1915
Counties Represented: Scott
Occupation: Farm Owner
Party: Democratic
Committees:
  • Compensation of Public Officials
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturers
  • Reapportionment
  • State Training School
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