Pell, John H.
Senate 1861 (District 10)
Party when first elected: Not Available
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Reported Minority: None Reported
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OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company I (United States Civil War, Battles of Bull Run, Antietam, and the Wilderness; Wounded at Antietam, Captain);
04/29/1861 to 03/26/1863
United States Volunteers, Adjutant General Department (Captain and Assistant Adjutant General);
05/25/1863 to 05/25/1865
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Minnesota in 1856.
He died in New York.
Term of Office: 1/8/1861 to 4/29/1861
Public Buildings (Chair)
Towns and Counties
Reason for unfinished term:
It appears he resigned to serve in the United States military. A note in the St. Paul Pioneer and Democrat, January 7, 1862 confirmed that he resigned. His term end date is uncertain due to the fact that we don't know his official resignation date. The date listed is the day he enlisted in the military. He was listed in the 1861 Senate Journal through the end of the 1861 session.
No other information has been entered for this legislator.