Senate 1955-62 (District 65)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Clearwater, Pennington, Red Lake
Date of Birth:
Hatton, North Dakota
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Goodridge Public Schools; Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Ida Theresa Peterson (married on November 25, 1923)
Six children: Robert, Lloyd, Kenneth, and Dean (sons); Betty and Jean (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Toensing lists his death year as 1970. The Minnesota Historical Society Death Certificate Index, In Memoriam, and the Journal of the Senate March 31, 1971, p. 898 list 1969.
He was "active in the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party." (In Memoriam, 1971, p. 11)
He died after a tractor accident.
He was a member of First Lutheran Church.
Religion provided by the Journal of the Senate March 31, 1971, p. 898.