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Gross, Mathias

House 1887 (District 30)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Hennepin

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

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Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
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City of Residence (when first elected): Minneapolis
Occupation (when first elected): None Listed

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GENERAL NOTES

Total Days Served: 26

SESSIONS SERVED

25th Legislative Session (1887-1888)

  Session Details
Body: House
District: 30
Elected: 11/2/1886
Residence: Minneapolis
Term of Office: 1/4/1887 to 1/29/1887 (unfinished term)
Counties Represented: Hennepin
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Not Available
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Reason for unfinished term: Other - See Notes
Session Notes: Mathias Gross was sworn in and and served until the Minnesota House of Representatives determined, after a recount, that Samuel Prather Snider received 12 votes more than Gross did and was entitled to the seat. The House Committtee on Elections' recount showed that Samuel Prather Snider received 4,694 votes, H.G. Merrill received 4,688, and Mathias Gross received 4,682.