Term of Office: 12/2/1857 to 12/6/1859
Occupation: Newspaper Editor, Oronoco Courier (He was the first local editor of Olmsted County)
He was sworn in on December 3, 1857.
An 1858-59 session was not held due to the protracted session of 1857-58. (Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1872, p. 66) Thus, even though the first session was adjourned on August 12, 1858; the term end date for it is listed as the day before the second legislative session's start date.