House 1947-54 (District 34)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
P. Kenneth, P.K.
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
University of Minnesota; College Graduate; History and Speech, 1936
William Mitchell College of Law; J.D.;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Naval Reserve (Senior Lieutenant, Lieutenant-Commander);
19?? to 19??
Minneapolis, Minnesota (Park and Recreation Board);
19?? to 19??
United States Navy (World War II, Air Combat Intelligence Officer, 4 years);
194? to 194?
Minneapolis, Minnesota (City Mayor);
07/08/1957 to 07/02/1961
Minnesota Public Service Commission (Chair);
1966 to 1972
Minnesota Corrections Authority;
197? to 197?
Minneapolis, Minnesota (Administrative Law Judge);
1974 to 1985
Jean Ann (she was a Secretary to Governor Luther Youngdahl)
Three children: Jane Ann, Paula K., and Carol Jean (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Carl Donald Peterson
He was of Swedish ancestry.
He was chair of the state Republican party from 1950 to 1953.
He was an unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate in 1960.
He died in a car accident in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Religion provided by his obituary.