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McEwen, Charles D.
Boon Lake, MN
House 1893-94 (District 42)
Party when first elected: Republican
|Date of Birth: 6/20/1822
||Date of Death:
|Birth Place: Heiresburgh, Vermont
||Birth Country: United States
||Religion: Not Reported
|City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
|Municipal Government||McLeod County, Minnesota (Held Various Town Offices)|| ||??/??/18?? to ??/??/18??
|Military||Army (Defense of Hutchinson, Minnesota, 1 month)|| ||??/??/1862 to ??/??/1862
Married (she died around 1888, before he served); Widower (while in office)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minnesota in 1857.
"He manufactured the first cheese ever made in the dairy region west of the timber; the first one hundred weight of butter made and sold in one lot in the same region in 1858; at one time operated the largest dairy in the state, and believes he brought the first load of Minnesota cheese to the cities, and received the first premium paid by the state for cheese." (Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1893, p. 590)
||Term of Office: 1/3/1893 to 1/7/1895
||Residence: Boon Lake
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