House 1929-36 (District 25); Senate 1939-62 (District 25)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Minnesota Rural Grade Schools; Elementary School; University of Birmingham, England; Attended College; Northwestern College, Fergus Falls; Junior College/Community College; Academy Course, Graduate, 1913Gustavus Adolphus College; College Graduate; 1917
Three children: Myron and Owen (sons); Harriet (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He served as the Minnesota Director of the National Education Association. He was a member of the American Legion.He experienced a cerebral hemorrhage on October 2, 1960 which contributed to his death.He was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar, Minnesota.Religion provided by the Journal of the Senate, April 3, 1963, p. 1008.