House 1973-80 (District 39B)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: Black
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
University of Kansas; B.S.; Electric Engineering, 1951
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Bloomington, Minnesota (Environmental Issues Advisory Council);
19?? to 19??
United States Army (Korean War, Served Stateside, Army Engineer, 2 years);
195? to 19??
Bloomington, Minnesota (City Council);
1970 to 1973
A. Gene Crenshaw (she served on the Governor's Judicial Selection Board)
Two children: Margo Elaine, and Kevin Terrance
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He was the second known African American to serve in the Minnesota House of Representatives. (Session Weekly, January 18, 1991) The first known African American to serve was John Frances "Frank" Wheaton in 1899.
He was a member of the Republican Party.
He was a member of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity.
He was a member of Creek Valley Baptist Church, Edina.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1977-78 and the Catholic Bulletin, 3/21/1975.