Senate 1919-26 (District 61)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Kalamazoo, Michigan; Elementary School; Common School
Notre Dame University; Attended College;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Virginia, Minnesota (City Council Alderman, Ward 1);
01/02/1908 to 1914
Virginia, Minnesota (City Mayor, 11 years);
1914 to 04/1918
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was born on a farm near Boscobel, Wisconsin.
He was a founder of the League of Minnesota Municipalities.
He was elected "on a strictly labor platform in 1918." (Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1919, p. 761; and 1921, p. 614) He was "elected on a progressive platform." (Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1925, p. 691)
He moved to St. Paul, Minnesota in 1928. He later returned to Virginia, Minnesota.
He died at the infirmary in Virginia, Minnesota.