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Meihofer, Edwin H. "Ed"

House 1945-50 (District 39)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 12/24/1907
Birth Place: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Birth County: Ramsey
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 1/14/2003
Gender: Male
Religion: Catholic
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: Ed
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): President, Individual Truck Owner's Union

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Elizabeth
Children: Two children: Shirley and Lorraine (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He "was a life long Democrat." ("Meihofer, Edwin H. (Obituary)." St. Paul Pioneer Press, January 17, 2003)

His funeral was held at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was buried in Acacia Park Cemetery in Mendota Heights, Minnesota.

Religion provided by his obituary.

Total Days Served: 2191

SESSIONS SERVED

56th Legislative Session (1949-1950)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 39
Elected: 11/2/1948
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/4/1949 to 1/1/1951
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • General Legislation
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Municipal Affairs
  • Taxes
  • Welfare

55th Legislative Session (1947-1948)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 39
Elected: 11/5/1946
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/7/1947 to 1/3/1949
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: President, Individual Truck Owner's Union
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Highways
  • Municipal Affairs
  • Taxes
  • Welfare

54th Legislative Session (1945-1946)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 39
Elected: 11/7/1944
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/2/1945 to 1/6/1947
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: President, Individual Truck Owner's Union
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Cities of the First Class
  • Engrossment and Enrollment
  • Game and Fish
  • Public Domain
  • Transportation
Articles & Books About
"Meihofer, Edwin H. (Obituary)." St. Paul Pioneer Press, January 17, 2003.