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Taylor, Nathan C. D.

Territorial House 1854 (District 1); Territorial House 1856 (District 1)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Chisago, Doty (defunct), Itasca, Superior (defunct), Washington

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1810
Birth Place: New Hampshire
Birth County: Belknap
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: 3/20/1887
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names:
City of Residence (when first elected): Taylors Falls
Occupation (when first elected): Mercantile Business

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Postmaster: Taylor's Falls, Minnesota (He was the First One); 1851 to 18??

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He moved to Alton, Illinois in 1832. He moved to St. Croix Falls in 1846.

Total Days Served: 735

SESSIONS SERVED

7th Territorial Legislative Session (1856)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial House
District: 01
Elected: 10/9/1855
Residence: Taylors Falls
Term of Office: 1/2/1856 to 1/6/1857
Counties Represented: Chisago, Doty (defunct), Itasca, Superior (defunct), Washington
Occupation: Lumberman
Party: Not Available
Committees:
  • Lumber Interest
  • Territorial Expenditures (Chair)
Session Notes: William Wallace Kingsbury contested the election of Nathan C.D. Taylor on charges related to illegal voters and the validity of election precincts. Nathan C.D. Taylor was determined to be entitled to the seat.

5th Territorial Legislative Session (1854)

  Session Details
Body: Territorial House
District: 01
Elected: 10/12/1853
Residence: Taylors Falls
Term of Office: 1/4/1854 to 1/2/1855
Counties Represented: Chisago, Itasca, Washington
Occupation: Mercantile Business
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Leadership Position: Speaker of the Territorial House