House 1937-39 (District 12)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Country Schools; Elementary School;
Decorah Institute, Iowa; Secondary;
Medical Degree; Medicine
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was 1/4 German ancestry.He was raised on a farm in Iowa.He moved to Murray County, Minnesota in 1877, with his parents. He moved to Pipestone, Minnesota around 1904.He was a collector of German memorabilia which is now housed at Yale University.He died in Ramsey County, Minnesota.
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