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March, Samuel A.

Senate 1891-94 (District 29)

Party when first elected:  Democratic

Counties Served:  Hennepin

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1841
Birth Place: Oakfield, New York
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1919 (uncertain)
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
Alternate Spelling of Last Name: Marsh
City of Residence (when first elected): Minneapolis
Occupation (when first elected): Manager, Gas Light Company

EDUCATION

Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;
Academic Education; At Least Elementary School; Academic Training

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Board/Commission: Minneapolis, Minnesota (Park Board, Member, 1 term); 18?? to 18??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Toensing, the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1891, and the Minnesota Journal of the Senate, 1893 list his last name as March. The Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1893 lists Marsh.

He came to Minnesota in 1877.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

28th Legislative Session (1893-1894) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 29
Elected: 11/4/1890
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 1/6/1891 to 1/7/1895
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: Manager, Lighting Company
Party: Democratic
Committees:
  • Deaf, Dumb and Blind
  • Elections
  • Illuminating Oils
  • Internal Improvements
  • Judiciary
  • Retrenchment and Reform

27th Legislative Session (1891-1892)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 29
Elected: 11/4/1890
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 1/6/1891 to 1/7/1895
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: Manager, Gas Light Company
Party: Democratic
Committees:
  • Deaf, Dumb and Blind (Chair)
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Illuminating Oils (Chair)
  • Internal Improvements
  • Judiciary
  • Local Legislation
  • Railroads
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