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Erickson, Ellend

House 1889-92 (District 4)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Freeborn

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 10/7/1835 Date of Death: ??/??/1912
Birth Place: Vik in Sogn Birth County:  Birth Country: Norway
Other Names:
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Albert Lea

Occupation (when first elected):  Farmer

EDUCATION

Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

School Board/AdministrationAlbert Lea, Minnesota (School Board, Member) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Municipal Board/CommissionAlbert Lea, Minnesota (Board of Supervisors, Chair, 8 years, this may or may not be a part of the 17 years on the Town Board) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Municipal Council/AldermenAlbert Lea, Minnesota (2nd Ward, City Alderman, 2 years) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Municipal Board/CommissionAlbert Lea, Minnesota (Town Board, 17 years) ??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
Military15th Wisconsin Volunteers, Company K (United States Civil War, Wounded in Chicamauga Battle; Prisoner of War, New Hope Church; Private, Corporal, Feb. 1862; Sergeant, March 1862; 1st Lieutenant after Battle of Stone River; 1st Lieutenant, Sept. 1864) ??/??/1861 to ??/??/186?

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children: At least One child: (son, died while he was in office)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Chicago, Illinois in July 1854. He moved to Minnesota in June 1860.



Map of Albert Lea
Albert Lea, MN
Total Days Served: 1456

SESSIONS SERVED

27th Legislative Session (1891-1892)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/4/1890 Term of Office: 1/6/1891 to 1/2/1893
District: 04 Residence: Albert Lea
Counties Represented: Freeborn
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
Binding Twine and Fiber, and Fibrous Plants
Military Affairs
Ways and Means

26th Legislative Session (1889-1890)

  Session Details
Body: House Elected: 11/6/1888 Term of Office: 1/8/1889 to 1/5/1891
District: 04 Residence: Albert Lea
Counties Represented: Freeborn
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
Forestry
Grain and Warehouse
Towns and Counties

No other information has been entered for this legislator.

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