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Wilkinson, John

House 1897-98 (District 11); House 1899-1900 (District 10)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Waseca

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1846 (uncertain)
Birth Place: Wisconsin
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1918
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Alma City
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: Alma City, Minnesota (Town Clerk, number of years); 18?? to 18??
Municipal Board/Commission: Alma City, Minnesota (Town Board of Supervisors, Chair, number of years); 18?? to 18??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing lists his birth year as 1845. The Minnesota Legislative Manuals, 1897 and 1899 list 1846.

He came to Minnesota in 1866.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

31st Legislative Session (1899-1900)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 10
Elected: 11/8/1898
Residence: Alma City
Term of Office: 1/3/1899 to 1/7/1901
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agriculture
  • Engrossment
  • Temperance Legislation
  • Towns and Counties
  • Ways and Means

30th Legislative Session (1897-1898)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 11
Elected: 11/3/1896
Residence: Alma City
Term of Office: 1/5/1897 to 1/2/1899
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Binding Twine (Chair)
  • Commerce
  • Engrossment
  • Towns and Counties
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