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LeMay, Joseph

Territorial House 1855 (District 2)

Party when first elected:  Democratic

Counties Served:  Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1819 (uncertain)
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Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Paul
Occupation (when first elected): None Listed

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Judge: St. Paul?, Minnesota (Justice of the Peace); 18?? to 18??

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GENERAL NOTES

He was of French ancestry.

He later moved to Pembina.

"Mr. LeMay was a little "pussy" Frenchman, a justice of the peace, and an earnest Democrat." (Minnesota in Three Centuries, Vol. 2, p. 479)

He is listed as a Democrat in the 1854 election. (A History of the City of St. Paul to 1875, 1983 edition, by J. Fletcher Williams, p. 354)

Total Days Served: 364

SESSIONS SERVED

6th Territorial Legislative Session (1855)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial House
District: 02
Elected: 10/10/1854
Residence: Saint Paul
Term of Office: 1/3/1855 to 1/1/1856
Counties Represented: Ramsey
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Democratic Party Notes: "Mr. LeMay was a little "pussy" Frenchman, a justice of the peace, and an earnest Democrat." (Minnesota in Three Centuries, Vol. 2, p. 479). He is listed as a Democrat in the 1854 election. (A History of the City of St. Paul to 1875, 1983 edition, by J. Fletcher Williams, p. 354)
Committees:
  • Estates and Escheats
  • Militia
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