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McBroom, James "Jas."

House 1878 (District 14)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Blue Earth

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1832
Birth Place:
Birth County:
Birth Country: Ireland
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: Jas.
Alternate Spelling of Last Name: McBroone
City of Residence (when first elected): Sherman
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing lists his last name as McBroom. The Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1878 lists both McBroom and McBroone.

He came to Minnesota in 1858.

He was listed as a Republican on the list of members posted after the 1877 election. ("The Next Legislature." St. Paul Pioneer Press, November 10, 1877)

Total Days Served: 364

SESSIONS SERVED

20th Legislative Session (1878)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 14
Elected: 11/6/1877
Residence: Sherman
Term of Office: 1/8/1878 to 1/6/1879
Counties Represented: Blue Earth
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican Party Notes: He was listed as a Republican on the list of members posted after the 1877 election. ("The Next Legislature." St. Paul Pioneer Press, November 10, 1877)
Committees:
  • Education
  • Joint Taxes and Tax Laws
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