Senate 1951-62 (District 9)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
North Dakota Agricultural College, Fargo, North Dakota; Attended College;
Minnesota College of Law; Law Degree; Admitted to the Bar, October 11, 1928
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Fairmont, Minnesota (Justice of the Peace);
19?? to 19??
Martin County, Minnesota;
1935 to 1947
U.S. Executive Branch:
United States War Finance Committee, Martin County, Minnesota (Promoted the Sale of U.S. Government Bonds, Chair);
1943 to 1961
Venus Walters (married on January 14, 1939)
One child: Stephen (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was born on a farm near Barnesville, Minnesota. He later moved to Lake Park, Minnesota, with his family. He moved to Fairmont, Minnesota around 1929.
He was chair of the Martin County Republican Party from 1948-1950. (Fairmont Sentinel, March 30, 1983)
He was a member of Phi Beta Gamma legal fraternity, Kiwanis Club, the Masonic Lodge, Zurah Shrine Temple of Minneapolis, and Knights Templar.
He died at Fairmont Community Hospital in Minnesota. His funeral was at Grace Lutheran Church. He was buried in Lakeside Cemetery.
Religion provided by his obituary.