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Ebner, Franklin E.

Senate 1933-34 (District 53)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Crow Wing, Morrison


Date of Birth: 4/29/1904
Birth Place: Aitkin, Minnesota
Birth County: Aitkin
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 5/10/1979
Gender: Male
Religion: Episcopalian
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Brainerd
Occupation (when first elected): Lawyer


University of Minnesota, Law Department; Law Degree; 1929


Military: United States Infantry (Reserve Officer); 19?? to 19??
County Attorney: Crow Wing, Minnesota (County Attorney, 2 terms); 193? to 19??


Spouse: Single
Children: One child: John (after he left office?)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:


He was a member of the American Legion, Eagles Lodge, Elks Lodge, Moose Lodge, Masons, Scottish Rite, Shrine, and Lions Club.

He died at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

His funeral was held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Brainerd, Minnesota.

Religion provided by his obituary.

Total Days Served: 735


48th Legislative Session (1933-1934) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 53
Elected: 1/3/1933
Residence: Brainerd
Term of Office: 1/3/1933 to 1/7/1935 (Special Election)
Counties Represented: Crow Wing, Morrison
Occupation: Lawyer
Party: Nonpartisan Election
  • Banks and Banking
  • Finance
  • Game and Fish
  • Judiciary
  • Public Domain
  • Public Highways
  • Reapportionment
  • University
Session Notes: His official election date is uncertain due to the special election. The date listed is the term start date.
Articles & Books About
"Ebner Funeral Set (Obituary)." St. Paul Pioneer Press Dispatch, May 12, 1979.

These files are available in the Legislative Reference Library.