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Norby, G. J.

House 1921-22 (District 63)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus

Counties Served:  Becker

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 6/6/1859
Birth Place: Christiania
Birth County:
Birth Country: Norway
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Detroit
Occupation (when first elected): Member; L.J. Norby and Co., General Merchandise Firm, Detroit, Minnesota

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: Lake Park Township, Minnesota (Jailer); 1887 to 18?? [Appointed]
Municipal Government: Lake Park Township, Minnesota (Sheriff); 1891 to 1??? [Elected]
County Government: Becker County, Minnesota (Sheriff); 1893 to 1903
Municipal Mayor: Detroit, Minnesota; 1919 to 19??

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GENERAL NOTES

He came to America in 1867 with his parents and settled in Newberg, Fillmore County, Minnesota. He moved to Lake Park Township, Becker County, Minnesota in 1871.

He was a staunch member of the Republican Party.

Total Days Served: 728

SESSIONS SERVED

42nd Legislative Session (1921-1922)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 63
Elected: 11/2/1920
Residence: Detroit
Term of Office: 1/4/1921 to 1/1/1923
Counties Represented: Becker
Occupation: Member; L.J. Norby and Co., General Merchandise Firm, Detroit, Minnesota
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus Party Notes: He was a staunch member of the Republican Party.
Committees:
  • Agriculture
  • Drainage
  • Game and Fish
  • Markets and Marketing
  • Public Utilities
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