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Jelinek, John P. "J.P."

House 1911-12 (District 35)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1871
Birth Place: ,
Birth County:
Birth Country: Austria
Date of Death: 12/6/1954
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: J.P.
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Pharmacist, Operating 2 Drug Stores

EDUCATION

St. Paul Public Schools; At Least Elementary School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Minnesota in 1878.

His birthplace is listed as Austria in the 1911 Legislative Manual. U.S. Census sources list his birthplace as Bohemia, Aust. Bohemian, and Czechoslovakia.

He was elected President of the Minnesota State Pharmaceutical Association in June 1910.

Total Days Served: 735

SESSIONS SERVED

37th Legislative Session (1911-1912)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 35
Elected: 11/8/1910
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/3/1911 to 1/6/1913
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Pharmacist, Operating 2 Drug Stores
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Commerce and Retail Trade
  • Game and Fish
  • Mines and Minerals
  • Public Health and Pure Food
  • Sleeping Car and Private Car Lines
  • Tri-County (Hennepin, Ramsey and St. Louis Counties)