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Pedersen, L. C.

House 1919-22 (District 56)

Party when first elected:  Nonpartisan Election

Counties Served:  Chisago, Pine

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 5/10/1862
Birth Place:
Birth County:
Birth Country: Denmark
Date of Death: 2/16/1929
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
Alternate Spelling of Last Name: Pederson
City of Residence (when first elected): Askov
Occupation (when first elected): Developing Cut-over Land/President, First State Bank of Askov/Former Retail Hardware and General Merchandise Business/Former Creamery and Livestock Business/Former Farming and Dairying

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

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GENERAL NOTES

He came to the United States in 1879 and settled in Alden, Freeborn County, Minnesota. He moved to Tyler, Lincoln County, Minnesota in 1894. He moved to Askov, Pine County, Minnesota in 1906.

The Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1919 lists his last name as Pederson. All other sources list Pedersen.

He died in Askov, Minnesota.

Total Days Served: 1456

SESSIONS SERVED

42nd Legislative Session (1921-1922)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 56
Elected: 11/2/1920
Residence: Pine City
Term of Office: 1/4/1921 to 1/1/1923
Counties Represented: Pine
Occupation: Developing Cut-over Land/President, First State Bank of Askov/Former Retail Hardware and General Merchandise Business/Former Creamery and Livestock Business/Former Farming and Dairying
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Appropriations
  • Banks
  • Board of Control
  • Civil Administration
  • Education
  • Public Domain

41st Legislative Session (1919-1920)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 56
Elected: 11/5/1918
Residence: Askov
Term of Office: 1/7/1919 to 1/3/1921
Counties Represented: Chisago, Pine
Occupation: Developing Cut-over Land/President, First State Bank of Askov/Former Retail Hardware and General Merchandise Business/Former Creamery and Livestock Business/Former Farming and Dairying
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
  • Banks and Banking
  • Board of Control and Public Buildings
  • Dairy Products and Live Stock
  • Public Domain
  • Reconstruction and Relief