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Papke, John W.

House 1911-14 (District 10); House 1915-18 (District 16)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Waseca

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1869
Birth Place: Saint Mary Township, Minnesota
Birth County: Waseca
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death:
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Mary
Occupation (when first elected): Farmer/President, Iosco Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co./Director, Farmers' Mutual Cyclone and Tornado Insurance Co. of Minnesota/Organizer and Officer, Farmers' Elevator Association, Waseca

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: St. Mary, Minnesota (Township Clerk and Supervisor); 1??? to 1???
School Board/Administration: St. Mary, Minnesota (School District Clerk and Treasurer); 1??? to 1???

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Married
Children: Had children
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 2926

SESSIONS SERVED

40th Legislative Session (1917-1918)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 16
Elected: 11/7/1916
Residence: Saint Mary
Term of Office: 1/2/1917 to 1/6/1919
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer/Director; First National Bank, Waseca/President, Isoco Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Co.
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Banks and Banking
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock (Chair)
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Immigration
  • State Training School

39th Legislative Session (1915-1916)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 16
Elected: 11/3/1914
Residence: Saint Mary
Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/1/1917
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer/Director; First National Bank, Waseca/President, Isoco Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Co.
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Agricultural Schools
  • Agriculture and Horticulture (Chair)
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Elections
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Towns and Counties

38th Legislative Session (1913-1914)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 10
Elected: 11/5/1912
Residence: Saint Mary
Term of Office: 1/7/1913 to 1/4/1915
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agriculture and Horticulture
  • Compensation of Public Officials
  • Engrossment
  • Insurance
  • Military Affairs
  • State Prison and Reformatory
  • Towns and Counties

37th Legislative Session (1911-1912)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 10
Elected: 11/8/1910
Residence: Saint Mary
Term of Office: 1/3/1911 to 1/6/1913
Counties Represented: Waseca
Occupation: Farmer/President, Iosco Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co./Director, Farmers' Mutual Cyclone and Tornado Insurance Co. of Minnesota/Organizer and Officer, Farmers' Elevator Association, Waseca
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Agriculture
  • Binding Twine
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Grain and Warehouse
  • Insurance
  • Towns and Counties
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