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Babcock, Lorenzo A. "L.A."

Territorial House 1849 (District 6); Territorial Council 1852-53 (District 4)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Benton, Mahkahto (defunct), Pembina (defunct), Ramsey, Wabasha, Wahnahta (defunct), Washington

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1837 Date of Death: ??/??/1864
Birth Place: Sheldon, Vermont Birth County:  Birth Country: United States
Other Names: L.A.
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Sauk Rapids

Occupation (when first elected):  Lawyer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

U.S. AttorneyUnited States District Attorney ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Territorial GovernmentMinnesota Territorial Attorney General (Appointed by Governor Ramsey)Appointed06/01/1849 to 05/15/1853
State Legislative StaffMinnesota Republican Constitutional Convention (Secretary) ??/??/1857 to ??/??/1857

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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GENERAL NOTES

He came to Sauk Rapids, Minnesota from Maquoketa, Iowa in June 1948.



Map of Sauk Rapids
Sauk Rapids, MN
Total Days Served: 1213

SESSIONS SERVED

4th Territorial Legislative Session (1853)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial Council Elected: 10/14/1851 Term of Office: 1/7/1852 to 1/3/1854
District: 04 Residence: Saint Paul
Counties Represented: Ramsey, Wabasha, Washington
Occupation: Lawyer
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Engrossed Bills
Incorporations (Chair)
Judiciary (Chair)
Legislative Expenditures
Public Buildings

3rd Territorial Legislative Session (1852)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial Council Elected: 10/14/1851 Term of Office: 1/7/1852 to 1/3/1854
District: 04 Residence: Saint Paul
Counties Represented: Ramsey, Wabasha, Washington
Occupation: Lawyer
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Engrossed Bills (Chair)
Incorporations (Chair)
Judiciary (Chair)
Public Buildings (Chair)
Schools
Territorial Affairs

1st Territorial Legislative Session (1849)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial House Elected: 8/1/1849 Term of Office: 9/3/1849 to 12/31/1850
District: 06 Residence: Sauk Rapids
Counties Represented: Benton, Mahkahto (defunct), Pembina (defunct), Wahnahta (defunct)
Occupation: Lawyer
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Enrolled Bills Joint
Judiciary
Legislative Expenditures Joint (Chair)
Territorial Expenditures Joint

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