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Nelson, Carl J.

House 1939-40 (District 8)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Blue Earth

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 1/17/1896
Birth Place: Minnesota
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 11/12/1967
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Mankato
Occupation (when first elected): Automobile Business/Farm Operator

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children: Two children: (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He died in Blue Earth County, Minnesota.

Total Days Served: 735

SESSIONS SERVED

51st Legislative Session (1939-1940)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 08
Elected: 11/8/1938
Residence: Mankato
Term of Office: 1/3/1939 to 1/6/1941
Counties Represented: Blue Earth
Occupation: Automobile Business/Farm Operator
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Agriculture
  • Appropriations
  • Commerce, Manufacture and Retail Trade
  • Commercial Transportation
  • Motor Vehicles and Motor Tax Laws