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Brusletten, Christian L. "C.L."

House 1897-98 (District 21); House 1899-1900 (District 29)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Goodhue

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 9/2/1853 Date of Death: ??/??/1925
Birth Place: Ness, Hallingdal Birth County:  Birth Country: Norway
Other Names: C.L.
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Kenyon

Occupation (when first elected):  Farmer/Treasurer, Kenyon Farmers' Mercantile and Elevator Company/Vice President, Citizens' Banks of Kenyon

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal GovernmentKenyon, Minnesota (Town Clerk) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Municipal Board/CommissionKenyon, Minnesota (Village Treasurer and Trustee) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
PostmasterKenyon, Minnesota (didn't serve 4 years of the 1881-1893 time frame) ??/??/1881 to ??/??/1893

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He came to the United States with his parents in the spring of 1858 and settled in Goodhue County, Minnesota.



Map of Kenyon
Kenyon, MN
Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

31st Legislative Session (1899-1900)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/8/1898 Term of Office: 1/3/1899 to 1/7/1901
District: 29 Residence: Kenyon
Counties Represented: Goodhue
Occupation: Treasurer, Kenyon Farmers' Mercantile and Elevator Company/Vice President, Citizens' State Bank of Kenyon/Farmer/General Mercantile Business
Party: Republican
Committees:
Education
Insurance
State Prison and Reformatory (Chair)
Taxes and Tax Laws
University and University Lands

30th Legislative Session (1897-1898)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/3/1896 Term of Office: 1/5/1897 to 1/2/1899
District: 21 Residence: Kenyon
Counties Represented: Goodhue
Occupation: Farmer/Treasurer, Kenyon Farmers' Mercantile and Elevator Company/Vice President, Citizens' Banks of Kenyon
Party: Republican
Committees:
Grain and Warehouse
Insurance
State Prison and Reformatory
Taxes and Tax Laws
University and University Lands

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