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Beedle, Ernest A.

House 1959-62 (District 39); House 1963-66 (District 46)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 8/31/1933
Birth Place: Minnesota
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 1/31/1968
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): Manager of Claims and Investigations, Rutchick, Shaw and Gottlieb Law Firm

EDUCATION

Humboldt High School; Secondary;
Hamline University; B.A.; Political Science and History
William Mitchell College of Law; B.S.L.;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

State Board/Commission/Council: Minnesota Commission on the Problems of Mentally Retarded, Handicapped and Gifted Children; ? to 196?
Military: Minnesota Air National Guard, 47th Infantry Division; 19?? to 19??
Military: United States Air Force Reserve; 19?? to 19??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

The Minnesota House Memorial Service on April 3, 1969 lists his birth month as September. His death certificate lists August.

He died in Dakota County, Minnesota.

Total Days Served: 2919

SESSIONS SERVED

64th Legislative Session (1965-1966)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 46
Elected: 11/3/1964
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/5/1965 to 1/2/1967
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Lawyer, Beedle Law Firm
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Health and Welfare
  • Insurance
  • Judiciary
  • Law Enforcement and Juvenile Delinquency
  • Metropolitan and Urban Affairs

63rd Legislative Session (1963-1964)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 46
Elected: 11/6/1962
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/8/1963 to 1/4/1965
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Lawyer, Firm of Beedle and Hamilton/United States Air Force Reserve
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Health and Welfare
  • Insurance
  • Judiciary
  • Law Enforcement and Juvenile Delinquency
  • State and Junior Colleges

62nd Legislative Session (1961-1962)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 39
Elected: 11/8/1960
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/3/1961 to 1/7/1963
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Lawyer, Firm of Beedle and Beedle
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Commercial Transportation and Communications
  • Elections
  • Game and Fish
  • Judiciary
  • Welfare

61st Legislative Session (1959-1960)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 39
Elected: 11/4/1958
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/6/1959 to 1/2/1961
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: Manager of Claims and Investigations, Rutchick, Shaw and Gottlieb Law Firm
Party: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Committees:
  • Aircraft and Airways
  • Cities of the First and Second Class
  • Commerce, Manufacturing and Retail Trade
  • Judiciary
  • Welfare