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McDermott, Edward "Ed"

House 1878 (District 26)

Party when first elected:  Democratic

Counties Served:  Hennepin

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1848
Birth Place:
Birth County:
Birth Country: Ireland
Date of Death: ??/??/1884 (uncertain)
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: Ed
City of Residence (when first elected): Minneapolis
Occupation (when first elected): Mechanic

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Minnesota in 1871.

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)

Total Days Served: 364

SESSIONS SERVED

20th Legislative Session (1878)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 26
Elected: 11/6/1877
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 1/8/1878 to 1/6/1879
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: Mechanic
Party: Democratic Party Notes: 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)
Committees:
  • Agriculture and Manufactures
  • Federal Relations
  • State Library
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