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Stepan, John B.

Senate 1919-22 (District 51)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Todd, Wadena

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 5/21/1879
Birth Place: New Prague, Minnesota
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 3/18/1951
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Browerville
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer/Land Dealer

EDUCATION

Minnesota Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: Browerville?, Minnesota (Held Various Township Offices); 1??? to 1???
School Board/Administration: Browerville?, Minnesota (Held Various School District Offices); 1??? to 1???
State Agency: Minnesota Rural Credit Department (Appraiser); 19?? to 19??
State Agency: Minnesota State Hotel Inspector; 1931 to 1936

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 1456

SESSIONS SERVED

42nd Legislative Session (1921-1922) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 51
Elected: 11/5/1918
Residence: Browerville
Term of Office: 1/7/1919 to 1/1/1923
Counties Represented: Todd, Wadena
Occupation: Farmer/Land Dealer
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Corporations and Commerce
  • Drainage
  • General Legislation
  • Military Affairs
  • State Development and Immigration
  • Towns, Counties and Municipalities

41st Legislative Session (1919-1920)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 51
Elected: 11/5/1918
Residence: Browerville
Term of Office: 1/7/1919 to 1/1/1923
Counties Represented: Todd, Wadena
Occupation: Farmer/Land Dealer
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Agriculture and Horticulture
  • Drainage
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Public Welfare and Health
  • Reconstruction and Relief