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Morken, T. T.

House 1913-14 (District 62); House 1915-16 (District 66)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Polk

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1852
Birth Place: Sogn
Birth County:
Birth Country: Norway
Date of Death: ??/??/1932
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Crookston
Occupation (when first elected): Probate Judge

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Board/Commissioner: Polk County, Minnesota (County Commissioner); 1900 to 1904
Judge: Polk County, Minnesota (Judge of Probate; Initially Appointed, then Elected); 04/01/1906 to 01/07/1913 [Appointed]

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GENERAL NOTES

He came to Goodhue County, Minnesota in 1874 and moved to Polk County, Minnesota in 1892.

He was a member of the Republican Party.

Total Days Served: 1456

SESSIONS SERVED

39th Legislative Session (1915-1916)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 66
Elected: 11/3/1914
Residence: Crookston
Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/1/1917
Counties Represented: Polk
Occupation: Former Probate Judge
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Claims
  • Elections
  • Forestry
  • Labor and Labor Legislation
  • Reapportionment
  • State Normal Schools
  • Workmens Compensation

38th Legislative Session (1913-1914)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 62
Elected: 11/5/1912
Residence: Crookston
Term of Office: 1/7/1913 to 1/4/1915
Counties Represented: Polk
Occupation: Probate Judge
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Claims
  • Labor and Labor Legislation
  • Logs and Lumber (Chair)
  • State Hospitals
  • Telephone and Telegraph
  • Temperance Legislation
  • Workmens Compensation
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