McElhaney, Samuel C. "S.C."
House 1897-98 (District 15)
Party when first elected: Republican
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Agricultural Implement Business/Farm Owner and Manager
Pennsylvania Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
1st Minnesota Infantry, Company K (3 months); Company B, Birges' Sharpshooters (Private); 66th Illinois Sharpshooters Volunteers (Captain, January 1865; wounded 3 times: Pittsburg Landing, Rome Cross Roads, and Atlanta);
04/1861 to 08/1865
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minnesota in April 1861.
He was wounded three times during the United States Civil War in the battles at Pittsburg Landing, Rome Cross Roads, and Atlanta.
Residence: Saint Charles
Term of Office: 1/5/1897 to 1/2/1899
Occupation: Agricultural Implement Business/Farm Owner and Manager
Mines and Minerals
State Prison and Reformatory
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