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Smith, W. A.

Senate 1903-06 (District 14)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Cottonwood, Jackson

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1868
Birth Place: Iona, Michigan
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1941 (uncertain)
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Windom
Occupation (when first elected): Banker

EDUCATION

Windom Public Schools; At Least Elementary School;
Hamline University; Attended College;

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Government: Windom, Minnesota (City Treasurer, several years); 18?? to 1???
Municipal Mayor: Windom, Minnesota (City Mayor); 1899 to 19?? [Elected]

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Minnesota in 1871.

Total Days Served: 1463

SESSIONS SERVED

34th Legislative Session (1905-1906) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 14
Elected: 11/4/1902
Residence: Windom
Term of Office: 1/6/1903 to 1/7/1907
Counties Represented: Cottonwood, Jackson
Occupation: Real Estate Business
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Banks and Banking
  • Engrossment
  • Geological and Natural History Survey
  • Illuminating Oils
  • Public Accounts and Expenditures
  • Railroads
  • Reapportionment (Chair)
  • State Training Schools

33rd Legislative Session (1903-1904)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 14
Elected: 11/4/1902
Residence: Windom
Term of Office: 1/6/1903 to 1/7/1907
Counties Represented: Cottonwood, Jackson
Occupation: Banker
Party: Republican
Committees:
  • Banks and Banking
  • Engrossment
  • Geological and Natural History Survey
  • Illuminating Oils
  • Public Accounts and Expenditures
  • Railroads
  • Reapportionment (Chair)
  • State Training School
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