House 1874 (District 41)
Party when first elected: Not Available
Becker, Beltrami, Clay, Otter Tail, Pembina (defunct), Polk, Todd, Traverse, Wadena, Wilkin
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Groveland Seminary, Minnesota; Attended College; 3 Years
Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota; Attended College; 1 Year
Read Law; Office of Grove B. Cooley, of Mantorville, Minnesota; Admitted to the Bar, 1871
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Fergus Falls, Minnesota (Charter Commission);
18?? to 19??
Fergus Falls, Minnesota;
18?? to 1???
1st Minnesota Heavy Artillery, Battery B (United States Civil War);
186? to 186?
Fergus Falls, Minnesota (School Board Member, President, First One);
1872 to 1876
Fergus Falls, Minnesota (City Mayor, First One);
1881 to 18??
Fergus Falls, Minnesota (State Hospital for the Insane, Board of Trustees);
1891 to 1901
Fergus Falls, Minnesota (City Mayor);
1894 to 1???
Single (while in office); Fannie S. Safford (married on June 9, 1875; she died on July 9, 1923)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minnesota in 1861. He moved to Fergus Falls, Minnesota on June 7, 1871.
He died at home in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. He was buried in Mount Faith Cemetery.