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Newell, Stephen

House 1859 (District 3)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Dakota

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1826
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Gender: Male
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City of Residence (when first elected): (Unknown)
Occupation (when first elected): None Listed

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GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 23

SESSIONS SERVED

2nd Legislative Session (1859-1860)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 03
Elected: 10/11/1859
Residence: (Unknown)
Term of Office: 12/7/1859 to 12/29/1859 (unfinished term)
Counties Represented: Dakota
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Not Available
Committees:
  • Federal Relations
Reason for unfinished term: Other - See Notes
Session Notes: Ara Barton, Stephen Newell, and Michael Waldhier from District 3 were sworn in on the first day of session. Their elections were contested by Archibald M. Hayes, Moses Bixler, and Henry Caskey over charges of illegal votes. The House decided that Archibald M. Hayes, Moses Bixler, and Henry Caskey were the rightful holders of the seats.