Senate 1871 (District 22); Senate 1875-80 (District 19); Senate 1883-86 (District 19)
Party when first elected: Democratic
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Schools in Ireland; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Le Sueur County, Minnesota (County Treasurer, 8 years);
18?? to 18??
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to New York in 1850. He moved to Ohio around 1851. He settled in Minnesota in 1856.
He was nominated for Minnesota State Auditor by the Democratic Party in the fall of 1875 but he declined the nomination.
"He has been a lifelong Democrat." (Hall, C.L. Memoirs of the State Officers and of the Nineteenth Legislature of Minnesota. Minneapolis: Johnson and Smith Print, 1877, p. 14)
He was listed as a Democrat on the list of members posted after the 1877 election. ("The Next Legislature." St. Paul Pioneer Press, November 10, 1877)
Religion provided by Memoirs of the State Officers and of the Nineteenth Legislature of Minnesota, 1877.