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Nelson, Nels E.

House 1913-14 (District 58)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Douglas

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 7/26/1858
Birth Place: Vermland
Birth County:
Birth Country: Sweden
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Alexandria
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

County Government: Douglas County, Minnesota (Register of Deeds, 22 years); 1??? to 1???
Municipal Government: La Grand, Minnesota (Township Supervisor, 1 year); 1??? to 1???
Municipal Government: La Grand, Minnesota (Town Clerk, 5 years); 1??? to 1???

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children: Five children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He settled in La Grand Township, Douglas County, Minnesota in 1871.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

38th Legislative Session (1913-1914)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 58
Elected: 11/5/1912
Residence: Alexandria
Term of Office: 1/7/1913 to 1/4/1915
Counties Represented: Douglas
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agriculture and Horticulture
  • Compensation of Public Officials
  • Corporations Other Than Municipal
  • Crimes and Punishment
  • Drainage
  • General Legislation
Session Notes: He lived in La Grand Township.
No other information has been entered for this legislator.