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Nelson, N. L.

House 1895-96 (District 51)

Party when first elected:  Populist

Counties Served:  Beltrami, Norman, Polk

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1845
Birth Place:
Birth County:
Birth Country: Norway
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Perley
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Military: 32nd Iowa Regiment; 1862 to 1865

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Clay County, Minnesota in 1879. He moved to Norman County, Minnesota in 1884.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

29th Legislative Session (1895-1896)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 51
Elected: 11/6/1894
Residence: Perley
Term of Office: 1/8/1895 to 1/4/1897
Counties Represented: Beltrami, Norman, Polk
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Populist
Committees:
  • Elections
  • Geological and Natural History Survey
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Public Parks
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