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Coleman, Arch

Senate 1919-22 (District 34)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Hennepin

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 5/29/1877
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1929
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Minneapolis
Occupation (when first elected): President; City Fuel Co., Minneapolis/Former Employee, Pioneer Fuel Co.

EDUCATION

New York Private Schools; At Least Elementary School;
Detroit High School, Michigan; Secondary;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Annieclare Northrop (married on June 7, 1899)
Children: Two children: Archie Frederick, and Ruth Northrup
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He was of Scottish-English ancestry.

He came to Minneapolis, Minnesota in October 1896.

He was a member of the Republican Party.

Total Days Served: 1412

SESSIONS SERVED

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

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 34
Elected: 2/18/1919
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 2/20/1919 to 1/1/1923 (Special Election)
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: President; City Fuel Co., Minneapolis/Former Employee, Pioneer Fuel Co.
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Cities of the First Class
  • Civil Administration (Chair)
  • Elections
  • Finance
  • Re-apportionment
  • Rules
Session Notes: Arch Coleman (District 34) won the special election for a Senate seat in District 34 on February 18, 1919, due to the death of Senator Carleton Wallace on January 13, 1919. He was sworn in on February 20, 1919.

41st Legislative Session (1919-1920)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 34
Elected: 2/18/1919
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 2/20/1919 to 1/1/1923 (Special Election)
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: President; City Fuel Co., Minneapolis/Former Employee, Pioneer Fuel Co.
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Cities of the First Class
  • Corporations
  • Public Domain
  • Public Highways
  • Public Utilities
Session Notes: Arch Coleman (District 34) won the special election for a Senate seat in District 34 on February 18, 1919, due to the death of Senator Carleton Wallace on January 13, 1919. He was sworn in on February 20, 1919.
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