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Olsson, Peter

House 1899-1900 (District 13)

Party when first elected:  Democratic-Populist

Counties Served:  Martin, Watonwan

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 9/2/1859
Birth Place: Wingaker, Sodermanland
Birth County:
Birth Country: Sweden
Date of Death: ??/??/1913
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Sherman
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer/Director, Martin County Farmers' Insurance Company

EDUCATION

Public Schools, Sweden; At Least Elementary School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Government: Martin County, Minnesota (Assessor, 12 years); 18?? to 18??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Minnesota in 1872 and settled in Martin County on his father's homestead.

Total Days Served: 735

SESSIONS SERVED

31st Legislative Session (1899-1900)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 13
Elected: 11/8/1898
Residence: Sherman
Term of Office: 1/3/1899 to 1/7/1901
Counties Represented: Martin, Watonwan
Occupation: Farmer/Director, Martin County Farmers' Insurance Company
Party: Democratic-Populist
Committees:
  • Claims
  • Education
  • Logs and Lumber
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