Territorial Council 1854-57 (District 4)
Party when first elected: Democratic
Dodge, Freeborn, Goodhue, Ramsey, Wabasha, Washington
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Town Proprietor/Land Holder
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
St. Paul, Minnesota (City Council);
18?? to 18??
Red Wing, Minnesota (He was the 2nd Mayor);
1858 to 1858
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to Fulton County, Illinois when he was a boy. He came to St. Paul, Minnesota in 1848. He moved to Red Wing in 1852 or 1853. He moved to the Rocky Mountains in 1864 then spent the next winter gold mining in Montana. He later moved to Oregon. He then went to Santa Margarita, San Luis Obispo County, California in 1868.
He became one of the founders of Red Wing, Minnesota in 1853.
He is listed as a Democrat in the 1853 election. (A History of the City of St. Paul to 1875, 1983 edition, by J. Fletcher Williams, p. 346)
Freeborn County, Minnesota was named after him.
He died in California.