PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Gunderson

GUNDERSON (Soundex G536) — See also ANDERSON, BENDERSON, FENDERSON, GUNDER, GUNDERMAN, GUNDERSEN, HANDERSON, HENDERSON, MANDERSON, MCHENDERSON, POUNDERS, SANDERSON, SAUNDERS, VONGUNDELL.

  GUNDERSON: See also Samuel Gilbert Iverson
  Gunderson, A. B. — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Republican. Member of South Dakota state senate 2nd District, 1927-30; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1932. Interment at Bluff View Cemetery, Vermillion, S.Dak.
  Gunderson, Adolph L. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Gunderson, Bob — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Gunderson, Brad — of Sauk Rapids, Benton County, Minn. Elected () mayor of Sauk Rapids, Minn. 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Gunderson, C. H. — of Irene, Clay County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 2nd District, 1939-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, C. J. — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Democrat. Member of South Dakota state senate 2nd District, 1925-26; candidate for U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Carl (1864-1933) — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak.; Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak. Born near Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.), June 20, 1864. Republican. Engineer; surveyor; farmer; member of South Dakota state senate 2nd District, 1893-94, 1897-1902, 1917-18; President pro tempore of the South Dakota State Senate, 1899-1900; Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1921-25; Governor of South Dakota, 1925-27; defeated, 1926; candidate in inconclusive primary 1930. Baptist. Norwegian ancestry. Member, Odd Fellows; Elks; Freemasons; Kiwanis. Died in Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak., February 26, 1933 (age 68 years, 251 days). Interment at Bluff View Cemetery, Vermillion, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Hans Gunderson and Isabel Johnson (Lee) Gunderson (1835-1931); married to Gertrude Bertlesen; nephew by marriage of Lyman Burgess (1822?-?); nephew of Andrew Ericson Lee.
  Political family: Lee-Gunderson family of Vermillion, South Dakota.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gunderson, Carl Borge — of Wisconsin. U.S. Vice Consul in Copenhagen, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Carroll G. — of Grants, Cibola County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1952 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Claus J. — of Alexandria, Douglas County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1896 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1908; member of Minnesota state senate 58th District, 1907-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gunderson, Dexter H. (1923-1989) — of Irene, Clay County, S.Dak. Born May 18, 1923. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1956; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 2nd District, 1957-58, 1961-70; Speaker of the South Dakota State House of Representatives, 1969-70; candidate for U.S. Representative from South Dakota 1st District, 1970. Died November 22, 1989 (age 66 years, 188 days). Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Genevieve (d. 2001) — of Minnesota. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1972. Female. Died September 25, 2001. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Gilman T. — of Lompoc, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Mayor of Lompoc, Calif., 1932-34. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Hans (1832-1913) — of Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Born in Norway, 1832. Member Dakota territorial council, 1877-78. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Clay County, S.Dak., September 20, 1913 (age about 81 years). Interment at Bluff View Cemetery, Vermillion, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of Andrew Ericson Lee (1847-1934); father of Carl Gunderson.
  Political family: Lee-Gunderson family of Vermillion, South Dakota.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gunderson, Harold O. — of Havre, Hill County, Mont. Democrat. Postmaster at Havre, Mont., 1967-86 (acting, 1967-68). Still living as of 1986.
  Gunderson, Henry (b. 1878) — of Portage, Columbia County, Wis. Born in Columbia County, Wis., June 20, 1878. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924; Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin, 1937; resigned 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Janice — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Gunderson, Mrs. Jerome — of Mabel, Fillmore County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Gunderson, Jerome O., Sr. — Member of Minnesota state senate 35th District, 1977-80. Still living as of 1980.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gunderson, Leo — of Weatherby, DeKalb County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from DeKalb County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Gunderson, Lorraine — Democrat. Candidate for secretary of state of South Dakota, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Gunderson, Marjorie Kinnaird — Indiana reporter of state courts, 1941-45. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, O. E. — of Forest City, Winnebago County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Ole — of Brule Township, Union County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 1st District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Ole — of Power, Teton County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Ole M. — of Lyons, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1935-36. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Russell O. — of Minnesota. Clerk of the Minnesota supreme court; elected 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Selmer W. — of Spring Valley, Pierce County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Pierce County, 1941-50; defeated (Independent), 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Seward M. — of Oak Park, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Steve See Steven Craig Gunderson
  Gunderson, Steven Craig (b. 1951) — also known as Steve Gunderson — of Osseo, Trempealeau County, Wis. Born in Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis., May 10, 1951. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1975-79; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1981-97. Lutheran. Member, Lions; Gay. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Gunderson, T. I. — of Centerville, Turner County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Gunderson, Ted — of Nevada. Independent American candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada 1st District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/gunderson.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]