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Hennepin County
Minnesota

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Hennepin County

Index to Locations

  • Brooklyn Center Mound Cemetery
  • Eden Prairie Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Unknown location
  • Minneapolis Crystal Lake Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Fort Snelling National Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Hillside Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Lakewood Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Maple Hill Cemetery (now gone)
  • Minneapolis St. Mary's Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery
  • Minneapolis Target Center
  • Minneapolis University of Minnesota
  • Minnetonka Mills Groveland Cemetery
  • Mound Mound Cemetery


    Mound Cemetery
    Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Fred Melville Libby (1852-1933) — also known as Fred M. Libby — of Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Gorham, Cumberland County, Maine, April 20, 1852. Village president of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, 1915-17. Died in Crow Wing County, Minn., September 1, 1933 (age 81 years, 134 days). Interment at Mound Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Cutts Libby (1817-1897) and Ruth Woodman (Mosher) Libby (1820-1897); married, May 2, 1872, to Nancy Buckley (1853-1930); third cousin once removed of Charles Welch Libby and Carl Elias Milliken (1877-1961); fourth cousin once removed of Artemas Libbey, Isaac Libbey, Caleb Cummings Libby and Eugene Harvey Libby.
      Political family: Libby-Felt family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    Eden Prairie, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Jean Louise Harris (c.1931-2001) — of Richmond, Va.; Eden Prairie, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Virginia, about 1931. Republican. Physician; mayor of Eden Prairie, Minn., 1995-2001; died in office 2001; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 2000. Female. Episcopalian or Lutheran. African ancestry. Died, of lung cancer, in a hospital at Eden Prairie, Hennepin County, Minn., December 14, 2001 (age about 70 years). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.


    Unknown Location
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles William Dorsett (1850-1936) — also known as Charles W. Dorsett — of Minnesota. Born in Sinclairville, Chautauqua County, N.Y., September 28, 1850. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1904, 1906, 1916 (primary). Swedenborgian. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 26, 1936 (age 85 years, 180 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Married, June 29, 1876, to Martha A. Angle (1851-1918; first woman admitted to the bar in Minnesota).


    Crystal Lake Cemetery
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      George W. Higgins (1855-1910) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, March 6, 1855. Brick and clay tile manufacturer; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1898; Prohibition candidate for mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1902; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 44, 1907-08. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 20, 1910 (age 55 years, 228 days). Interment at Crystal Lake Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eben L. Higgins and Hannah H. (Nutt) Higgins; married to Cora L. Farnham.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      William James Gallagher (1875-1946) — also known as William J. Gallagher — of Minnesota. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 13, 1875. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1945-46; defeated, 1942; died in office 1946. Died in a hospital at Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., August 13, 1946 (age 71 years, 92 days). Interment at Crystal Lake Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick J. Gallagher and Louisa (Knaeble) Gallagher; married, June 6, 1936, to Mabel Pierson.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George Girrbach (1890-1948) — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 30, 1890. Republican. School teacher; general manager and vice-president, Soo Creamery; secretary, Rudyard Woodworking Corp.; vice-president, Centralgoma Iron Mines, Ltd.; member of Michigan state senate 30th District, 1945-48; died in office 1948; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1947. Member, Grange; Rotary; Elks; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; American Legion; Forty and Eight. Suffered a head injury in an automobile collision, and died the next day, in Hurley Hospital, Flint, Genesee County, Mich., May 24, 1948 (age 58 years, 55 days). Interment at Crystal Lake Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 15, 1917, to Ethel Mae McEachern (1888-1968).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Fort Snelling National Cemetery
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
    Ernest Lundeen Ernest Lundeen (1878-1940) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Wayzata, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Beresford, Union County, S.Dak., August 4, 1878. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 42, 1911-14; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1912 (alternate), 1916; U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1917-19, 1933-37 (5th District 1917-19, at-large 1933-35, 3rd District 1935-37); defeated (Independent), 1920; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1928; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1937-40; defeated, 1923 (Republican primary), 1930 (Farmer-Labor); died in office 1940. Methodist. Swedish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Delta Sigma Rho; United Spanish War Veterans. One of 25 passengers and crew killed in the crash of a Pennsylvania Central Airlines transport plane, bound from Washington to Pittsburgh, during an intense storm, near Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Va., August 31, 1940 (age 62 years, 27 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Charles Henry Lundeen and Christina (Peterson) Lundeen; married, February 5, 1919, to Norma Matheson Ward.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Mark H. Gehan (1892-1967) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., February 28, 1892. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1923-28; mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1934-38. Catholic. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., June 23, 1967 (age 75 years, 115 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record
      Joseph E. Dillon (d. 1990) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1954-60; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Potomac, Montgomery County, Md., April 17, 1990. Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Frank Eugene Hook (1893-1982) — also known as Frank E. Hook; "Fightin' Frank" — of Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich.; Edina, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in L'Anse, Baraga County, Mich., May 26, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; miner; lawyer; municipal judge in Michigan, 1924-25; U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1935-43, 1945-47; defeated, 1942 (12th District), 1946 (12th District), 1954 (12th District), 1956 (12th District), 1958 (12th District), 1966 (11th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936, 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1948; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1948; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 32nd Circuit, 1957; president of radio station WJMS, Ironwood, Mich. Lutheran. Member, American Legion; Sigma Delta Kappa; Disabled American Veterans; Americans for Democratic Action. In February 1945, he was involved in a fist fight on the floor of the House of Representatives with John E. Rankin of Mississippi. Died in Edina, Hennepin County, Minn., June 21, 1982 (age 89 years, 26 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Elsie C. Schneider.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Nicholas David Coleman, Sr. (1925-1981) — also known as Nicholas D. Coleman; Nick Coleman — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., February 23, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Minnesota state senate, 1963-80 (45th District 1963-66, 46th District 1967-72, 65th District 1973-80); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Irish ancestry. Died, of leukemia, March 5, 1981 (age 56 years, 10 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Deborah Howell (1941-2010); father of Christopher B. Coleman (1961-).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Kay Nee (1919-2010) — also known as Kay Evangeline Bonner — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Fridley, Anoka County, Minn. Born in Plummer, Red Lake County, Minn., October 26, 1919. Democrat. Radio and television writer and producer; actress; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Female. Catholic. Member, League of Women Voters. Died August 2, 2010 (age 90 years, 280 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of David Thomas Bonner and Helena (Franken) Bonner; married, April 19, 1947, to William Joseph Nee (1925-2000).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ora Miner Leland (1876-1962) — also known as Ora M. Leland — of New York. Born in Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Mich., June 28, 1876. Progressive. Candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1912. Dean of the College of Engineering and Architecture at the University of Minnesota; developed the Aeronautical Engineering Department in 1928-29. Died March 30, 1962 (age 85 years, 275 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Frank Leguil (1892-1964) — of Adrian, Nobles County, Minn. Born in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, April 17, 1892. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; road contractor; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Died in Canada, January 20, 1964 (age 71 years, 278 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Louis Leguil and Kathryn Leguil.
      Harold Nelson Bishop (1894-1975) — also known as Harold Bishop — of Park Rapids, Hubbard County, Minn. Born in Sauk Centre, Stearns County, Minn., September 20, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; merchant; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1948. Died in 1975 (age about 80 years). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Roy Benjamin Aune (1900-1993) — also known as Roy B. Aune — of Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn.; Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minn. Born in a log cabin, near Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn., April 9, 1900. Superintendent of schools; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 50, 1945-50. Lutheran. Norwegian ancestry. Member, Rotary; Elks; Freemasons. Died, following a stroke, in the Lake Region Nursing Home, Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn., June 1, 1993 (age 93 years, 53 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Johansen Aune (1858-1943) and Ragnhild (Braaten) Aune (1867-1945).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Verne C. Johnson (1925-2012) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn., July 20, 1925. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 30, 1953-54. Died November 2, 2012 (age 87 years, 105 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Gary W. Flakne (1934-2016) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 12, 1934. Republican. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1963-73 (District 35 1963-72, District 61-A 1973); delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1968 (alternate), 1972. Lutheran. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Minnesota, January 3, 2016 (age 81 years, 297 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Kleve J. Flakne (1898-1960) and Jean M. Flakne (1904-1974); married to Janet May Feldt (1935-2013).
      Epitaph: "Beloved."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


    Hillside Cemetery
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Elmer Lee Andersen (1909-2004) — also known as Elmer L. Andersen — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 17, 1909. Republican. Glue manufacturing business; dairy farmer; newspaper publisher; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1964; member of Minnesota state senate 42nd District, 1949-58; Governor of Minnesota, 1961-63; defeated, 1962. Lutheran. Norwegian ancestry. Member, Rotary; Alpha Kappa Psi. Died, in a hospital at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., November 15, 2004 (age 95 years, 151 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Arne Andersen and Jennie Olivia (Johnson) Andersen; married to Eleanor Johnson.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Books by Elmer L. Andersen: A Man's Reach, with Lori Sturdevant (2000) — I Trust To Be Believed: Speeches And Reflections (2004)
      Henry George Teigan (1881-1941) — also known as Henry G. Teigan — of Minnesota. Born in Iowa, 1881. Member of Minnesota state legislature, 1920; Farmer-Labor candidate for Minnesota state auditor, 1930; candidate for Minnesota state senate 29th District, 1934; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1937-39; defeated (Farmer-Labor), 1932. Died in 1941 (age about 60 years). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Daniel George Shillock (c.1824-1878) — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn. Born near Tilsit, Prussia (now Sovetsk, Russia), about 1824. Member of Minnesota state senate 20th District, 1863-66; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 19, 1867. Died August 17, 1878 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Maple Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists); reinterment in 1894 at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Granduncle of John C. Shillock (1906-1980).


    Lakewood Cemetery
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (1911-1978) — also known as Hubert H. Humphrey; "H.H.H."; "The Happy Warrior"; "The Hump" — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Wallace, Codington County, S.Dak., May 27, 1911. Democrat. Pharmacist; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948, 1952, 1960, 1964; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1945-48; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1949-64, 1971-78; died in office 1978; member, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1953-55; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1956; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1960, 1972; Vice President of the United States, 1965-69; candidate for President of the United States, 1968. Congregationalist. English and Norwegian ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Council on Foreign Relations; Knights of Pythias; Americans for Democratic Action; American Federation of Teachers. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously in 1980. Died, of cancer, at Waverly, Wright County, Minn., January 13, 1978 (age 66 years, 231 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hubert Horatio Humphrey (1882-1949) and Christine (Sannes) Humphrey; brother of Ralph W. Humphrey; married, September 3, 1936, to Muriel Fay Buck; father of Hubert Horatio Humphrey III; grandfather of Hubert Horatio Humphrey IV.
      Political family: Humphrey family of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
      Cross-reference: Orville L. Freeman — Cyril E. King — Arthur Naftalin — John Bartlow Martin
      Campaign slogan (1960): "The vision of Roosevelt — the intellect of Stevenson — the courage of Truman."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Hubert H. Humphrey: The Education of a Public Man : My Life and Politics
      Books about Hubert H. Humphrey: Carl Solberg, Hubert Humphrey : A Biography — Edgar Berman, Hubert : The Triumph and Tragedy of the Humphrey I Knew — Paul. Westman, Hubert H. Humphrey : The Politics of Joy
      Albert Alonzo Ames (1842-1911) — also known as Albert A. Ames; "Doc" — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; California. Born in Garden Prairie, Boone County, Ill., January 18, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1867; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1876-77, 1882-84, 1886-89, 1901-02; resigned 1902; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1886 (Democratic), 1896 (Independent); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1888; indicted in 1902 on bribery charges, over a scheme to induce county commissioners to appoint his secretary, Thomas R. Brown, Jr., as Sheriff. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died, in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 16, 1911 (age 69 years, 302 days). His body was reportedly donated to science. Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alfred Elisha Ames and Martha Asenath (Pratt) Ames (1819-1901); married, April 21, 1862, to Sarah S. Strout (1843-1892); fourth cousin once removed of Oakes Ames (1804-1873) and Oliver Ames, Jr..
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Ames family of North Easton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Eugene McLanahan Wilson (1833-1890) — also known as Eugene M. Wilson — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Morgantown, Monongalia County, Va. (now W.Va.), December 25, 1833. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1857-61; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 2nd District, 1869-71; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1872-73, 1874-75; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1876; member of Minnesota state senate 27th District, 1879-80; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1888. Died April 10, 1890 (age 56 years, 106 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edgar Campbell Wilson (1800-1860); grandson of Thomas Wilson; great-grandson of Isaac Griffin.
      Political family: Wilson-Griffin family.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Dorilus Morrison (1814-1897) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, December 27, 1814. Banker; member of Minnesota state senate 5th District, 1864-65; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1867-68, 1869-70. Died June 26, 1897 (age 82 years, 181 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record
      Robert Pratt (1845-1908) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Rutland, Rutland County, Vt., December 12, 1845. Republican. Mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1895-99. Died August 8, 1908 (age 62 years, 240 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Wallace George Nye (1859-1926) — also known as Wallace G. Nye — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Hortonville, Outagamie County, Wis., October 17, 1859. Republican. Pharmacist; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1913-17. Died March 4, 1926 (age 66 years, 138 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward C. Babb (1834-1899) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, February 1, 1834. Republican. Mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1889-91. Died March 9, 1899 (age 65 years, 36 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Orville Lothrop Freeman (1918-2003) — also known as Orville L. Freeman — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 9, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; aide to Minneapolis Mayor Hubert H. Humphrey, and his campaign manager for U.S. Senator in 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1952, 1960, 1964; Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor state chair, 1948-50; Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for Minnesota state attorney general, 1950; Governor of Minnesota, 1955-61; defeated (Democratic-Farmer-Labor), 1952, 1960; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1961-69. Lutheran. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; American Judicature Society; Americans for Democratic Action; American Civil Liberties Union; Moose; Eagles; Izaak Walton League; Sons of Norway; Purple Heart; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from complications of Alzheimer's disease, in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., February 20, 2003 (age 84 years, 287 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 2, 1942, to Jane Shields; father of Michael O. Freeman (1943?-).
      Cross-reference: George A. Farr
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Eustis (1845-1928) — also known as William H. Eustis — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Oxbow, Jefferson County, N.Y., July 17, 1845. Republican. Mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1893-95; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1898; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1908. Died November 29, 1928 (age 83 years, 135 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Alexander Gilbert Bainbridge (1885-1936) — also known as Alexander Gale Bainbridge; "Buzz" — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., September 4, 1885. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; advertising agent with Barnum & Bailey and other circuses; manager of Shubert Theater in Minneapolis, and of traveling road shows; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1933-35. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died, from heart disease, in Veterans Hospital, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 14, 1936 (age 50 years, 192 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alexander Gilbert Bainbridge (1852-1925) and Ida Prescott (Stewart) Bainbridge (1853-1906); married, August 27, 1917, to Marie Gale (1894-1972).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hugh G. Harrison (1822-1891) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill., April 23, 1822. Banker; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1868-69; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1888. Died August 12, 1891 (age 69 years, 111 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      George A. Brackett (1836-1921) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Calais, Washington County, Maine, September 16, 1836. Mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1873-74. Died May 17, 1921 (age 84 years, 243 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
    John S. Pillsbury John Sargent Pillsbury (1827-1901) — also known as John S. Pillsbury — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Sutton, Merrimack County, N.H., July 29, 1827. Republican. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1864-68, 1871, 1873-75 (4th District 1864-68, 1871, 25th District 1873-75); Governor of Minnesota, 1876-82. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 18, 1901 (age 74 years, 81 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery; statue erected 1900 at University of Minnesota.
      Relatives: Son of John Pillsbury (1780?-1856).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1901
    Thomas D. Schall Thomas David Schall (1878-1935) — also known as Thomas D. Schall — of Excelsior, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Reed City, Osceola County, Mich., June 4, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 10th District, 1915-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1925-35; defeated in primary, 1923; died in office 1935. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Blinded by an electric shock from a cigar lighter, 1907. Hit by an automobile, on the Washington-Baltimore Boulevard, near Cottage City, Maryland, suffered severe injuries, and died three days later, in Casualty Hospital, Washington, D.C., December 22, 1935 (age 57 years, 201 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Schall and Mary Ellen (Jordan) Schall; married 1907 to Margaret Huntley.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Floyd Björnstjerne Olson (1891-1936) — also known as Floyd B. Olson — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 13, 1891. Governor of Minnesota, 1931-36; defeated (Farmer-Labor), 1924; died in office 1936. Died, from stomach cancer, in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., August 22, 1936 (age 44 years, 283 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Lind (1854-1930) — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Kanna, Smaland, Sweden, March 25, 1854. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1887-93, 1903-05 (2nd District 1887-93, 5th District 1903-05); served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Minnesota, 1899-1901; defeated (Democratic), 1896, 1900; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1904; Prohibition candidate for Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1916. Unitarian. Swedish ancestry. Lost his left hand in a boyhood accident. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., September 18, 1930 (age 76 years, 177 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 1, 1879, to Alice A. Shepard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    J. A. A. Burnquist Joseph Alfred Arner Burnquist (1879-1961) — also known as J. A. A. Burnquist — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Dayton, Webster County, Iowa, July 21, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 33, 1909-12; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1913-15; Governor of Minnesota, 1915-21; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1923; candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota at-large, 1932; Minnesota state attorney general, 1939-55. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho; Order of the Coif; American Bar Association. Died January 12, 1961 (age 81 years, 175 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John A. Burnquist and A. Louise (Johnson) Burnquist; married, January 1, 1906, to Mary Louise Cross.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Paul David Wellstone (1944-2002) — also known as Paul Wellstone; "Senator Welfare" — of Minnesota. Born in Washington, D.C., July 21, 1944. Democrat. College professor; arrested during a Vietnam War protest at the federal building in Minneapolis, 1970; arrested again during a protest of farm foreclosures at a bank in Paynesville, Minn., 1984; candidate for Minnesota state auditor, 1982; member of Democratic National Committee from Minnesota, 1984-91; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1991-2002; died in office 2002; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996, 2000. Jewish. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Killed in a plane crash, along with his wife and daughter, near Eveleth, St. Louis County, Minn., October 25, 2002 (age 58 years, 96 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Leon Wexelstein and Minnie (Danishevsky) Wexelstein; married 1963 to Sheila Ison (1944-2002).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Paul Wellstone: The Conscience of a Liberal: Reclaiming the Compassionate Agenda (2001) — How the Rural Poor Got Power: Narrative of a Grass-Roots Organizer (1978) — Powerline: The First Battle of America's Energy War, with Barry M. Casper (1981)
      Books about Paul Wellstone: Terry Gydesen, Twelve Years and Thirteen Days: Remembering Paul and Sheila Wellstone — Dennis J. McGrath & Dane Smith, Professor Wellstone Goes to Washington: The Inside Story of a Grassroots U.S. Senate Campaign — Don Jacobs & James Fetzer, American Assassination: The Strange Death Of Senator Paul Wellstone
      William Drew Washburn (1831-1912) — also known as William D. Washburn — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, January 14, 1831. Republican. Surveyor General of Minnesota, 1861; miller; lumber business; railroad promoter; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1871; U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1879-85 (3rd District 1879-83, 4th District 1883-85); U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1889-95. Universalist. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., July 29, 1912 (age 81 years, 197 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Israel Washburn and Martha (Benjamin) Washburn (1792-1861); brother of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn and Charles Ames Washburn (1822-1889); married, April 19, 1859, to Elizabeth M. Muzzy (1836-1915); father of William Drew Washburn, Jr. and Stanley Washburn; nephew of Reuel Washburn; uncle of Charles Fox Washburn, Hempstead Washburne and Robert Charles Washburn; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Sumner and Dwight May Sabin.
      Political families: Washburn family of Raynham, Massachusetts; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Alfred John Pearson (1869-1939) — also known as Alfred J. Pearson — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born in Landskrona, Sweden, September 29, 1869. Republican. University professor; U.S. Minister to Poland, 1924-25; Finland, 1925-30. Lutheran. Swedish ancestry. Member, Modern Language Association; American Association of University Professors; Phi Beta Kappa. Died August 9, 1939 (age 69 years, 314 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hans Pearson and Johanna (Nilson) Pearson; married 1901 to Thea Pauline Swenson (daughter of Lars Swenson (1842-1904)).
      Political family: Swenson family of Minnesota.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Rudolph George Perpich (1928-1995) — also known as Rudy Perpich; "Governor Goofy" — of Hibbing, St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Carson Lake (now part of Hibbing), St. Louis County, Minn., June 27, 1928. Democrat. Dentist; member of Minnesota state senate, 1963-71; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1971-76; Governor of Minnesota, 1976-79, 1983-91; defeated, 1978; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Catholic. Croatian ancestry. Died of colon cancer, in Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minn., September 21, 1995 (age 67 years, 86 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Guy Victor Howard (1879-1954) — also known as Guy V. Howard — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 28, 1879. Republican. Insurance business; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1916; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1916; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1936-37. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., August 20, 1954 (age 74 years, 265 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Charles Howard (1847-1926) and Lillian May 'Lillie' (Pulford) Howard (1857-1937).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Muriel Buck Humphrey (1912-1998) — also known as Muriel Fay Buck; Muriel Humphrey Brown — of Plymouth, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in South Dakota, February 20, 1912. Democrat. U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1978; appointed 1978. Female. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., September 20, 1998 (age 86 years, 212 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Andrew E. Buck and Jessie Mae (Pierce) Buck; married, September 3, 1936, to Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (son of Hubert Horatio Humphrey (1882-1949)); married 1979 to Max Brown; mother of Hubert Horatio Humphrey III; grandmother of Hubert Horatio Humphrey IV.
      Political family: Humphrey family of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Martin Olav Sabo (1938-2016) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Crosby, Divide County, N.Dak., February 28, 1938. Democrat. Insurance agent; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1961-78; Speaker of the Minnesota State House of Representatives, 1973-78; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1979-2007; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984, 1996, 2000, 2004. Lutheran. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 13, 2016 (age 78 years, 14 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Francis Russell Edward Cornell (1821-1881) — also known as Francis R. E. Cornell — of Addison, Steuben County, N.Y.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Coventry, Chenango County, N.Y., November 17, 1821. Lawyer; member of New York state senate 26th District, 1852-53; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1861-62, 1865; Minnesota state attorney general, 1868-74; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1875-81; died in office 1881. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 23, 1881 (age 59 years, 187 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Cornell (1793-1849) and Louisa (Miles) Cornell (1795-1834); married to Eliza Ophelia Burgess (1824-1906); first cousin four times removed of Ezekiel Cornell; third cousin twice removed of Ezra Cornell; fourth cousin once removed of Alonzo Barton Cornell and Thurber Cornell (1885-1954).
      Political family: Cornell family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Loren Fletcher (1833-1919) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Mt. Vernon, Kennebec County, Maine, April 10, 1833. Republican. Lumber manufacturer; flour mill business; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1872-75, 1877, 1881-84 (District 26 1872-75, 1877, 1881-82, District 29 1883-84); Speaker of the Minnesota State House of Representatives, 1881-84; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1893-1903, 1905-07; defeated, 1902. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., April 15, 1919 (age 86 years, 5 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Cyrus Aldrich (1808-1871) — of Dixon, Lee County, Ill.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Smithfield, Providence County, R.I., June 18, 1808. Republican. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1845-47; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 11th District, 1857; U.S. Representative from Minnesota at-large, 1859-63; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1865; postmaster at Minneapolis, Minn., 1867-71. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 5, 1871 (age 63 years, 109 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Godfrey Gummer Goodwin (1873-1933) — also known as Godfrey G. Goodwin — of Cambridge, Isanti County, Minn. Born in Nicollet County, Minn., January 11, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; Isanti County Attorney, 1899-1907, 1912-25; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 10th District, 1925-33; died in office 1933. Died when he jumped or fell from a fifth-floor window at the Hotel Driscoll, Washington, D.C., February 16, 1933 (age 60 years, 36 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, June 5, 1905, to Geneva E. J. Gouldberg.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Walter Hughes Newton (1880-1941) — also known as Walter H. Newton — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 10, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1919-29; secretary and administrative assistant to President Herbert Hoover, 1929; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1932. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died August 10, 1941 (age 60 years, 304 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Rogers Newton and Mary (Hughes) Newton; married, June 14, 1905, to Cora M. Noracon.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Sydney Anderson Sydney Anderson (1881-1948) — of Lanesboro, Fillmore County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Zumbrota, Goodhue County, Minn., September 18, 1881. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 1st District, 1911-25; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1923; vice-president, General Mills, 1929. Presbyterian. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 8, 1948 (age 67 years, 20 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles B. Anderson and Anna Knudsen (Strand) Anderson; married, June 16, 1901, to Florence Belle Douglas.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Charles Augustus Lindbergh (1859-1924) — also known as Charles A. Lindbergh — of Little Falls, Morrison County, Minn. Born in Stockholm, Sweden, January 20, 1859. U.S. Representative from Minnesota 6th District, 1907-17; defeated (Independent), 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1916 (Republican primary), 1923 (Farmer-Labor primary); candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1918. Died in Crookston, Polk County, Minn., May 24, 1924 (age 65 years, 125 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Charles A. Lindbergh (famed aviator); nephew by marriage of John Christian Lodge (1862-1950).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Books about Charles A. Lindbergh: Bruce L. Larson, Lindbergh of Minnesota: A political biography
      Einar Hoidale (1870-1952) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Tromso, Norway, August 17, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1930, 1934; U.S. Representative from Minnesota at-large, 1933-35. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., December 5, 1952 (age 82 years, 110 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Raymond Robertson (1889-1951) — also known as Charles R. Robertson — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Born in Wisconsin, 1889. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1940; U.S. Representative from North Dakota at-large, 1941-43, 1945-49; defeated (Independent), 1942. Died in 1951 (age about 62 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Harry Hunter MacLaughlin (1927-2005) — Born in Breckenridge, Wilkin County, Minn., August 9, 1927. Lawyer; law partner of Walter F. Mondale, 1957-60; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1972-77; U.S. District Judge for Minnesota, 1977-92; took senior status 1992. Died, from complications of pneumonia, in Edina, Hennepin County, Minn., May 3, 2005 (age 77 years, 267 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harry MacLaughlin and Grace (Swank) MacLaughlin; married, June 25, 1958, to Mary Jean Shaffer.
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Franklin F. Ellsworth Franklin Fowler Ellsworth (1879-1942) — also known as Franklin F. Ellsworth — of St. James, Watonwan County, Minn.; Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. James, Watonwan County, Minn., July 10, 1879. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; Watonwan County Attorney, 1905-08; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 2nd District, 1915-21; candidate in primary for Governor of Minnesota, 1924; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1934. Member, United Spanish War Veterans; Phi Gamma Delta; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., December 23, 1942 (age 63 years, 166 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Clinton Ellsworth and Louise (Manning) Ellsworth; married, July 27, 1902, to Lurline Mae Bader.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Alexander Hughes (1846-1907) — of Elk Point, Union County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.); Bismarck, Burleigh County, Dakota Territory (now N.Dak.). Born in Brantford, Ontario, September 30, 1846. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member Dakota territorial council, 1872-73, 1887-89; President of the Dakota Territorial Council, 1872-73; delegate to Republican National Convention from Dakota Territory Territory, 1872, 1876, 1880 (alternate); Dakota territory attorney general, 1883-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1896. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 24, 1907 (age 61 years, 55 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 24, 1869, to Mary Elizabeth Higinbotham.
      Hughes County, S.Dak. is named for him.
    W. I. Nolan William Ignatius Nolan (1874-1943) — also known as W. I. Nolan — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., 1874. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1903-08, 1911-14, 1917-24 (District 42 1903-08, District 43 1911-14, District 33 1917-24); delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1924; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1925-29; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1929-33; defeated, 1932; member of Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1943. Died in 1943 (age about 69 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      John Grant Alexander (1893-1971) — also known as John G. Alexander — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Cortland County, N.Y., July 16, 1893. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1936; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1939-41; defeated, 1940; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1942. Lutheran. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Elks; Optimist Club; Izaak Walton League. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., December 8, 1971 (age 78 years, 145 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Richard Pillsbury Gale (1900-1973) — also known as Richard P. Gale — of Mound, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 30, 1900. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 36, 1939-40; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1941-45; defeated, 1944. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., December 4, 1973 (age 73 years, 35 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Minnesota Legislator record
      Oscar Ferdinand Youngdahl (1893-1946) — also known as Oscar F. Youngdahl — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 13, 1893. Republican. Candidate for Minnesota state attorney general, 1934, 1936; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1939-43. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., February 3, 1946 (age 52 years, 113 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Smith King (1828-1900) — of Minnesota. Born in Malone, Franklin County, N.Y., December 16, 1828. Republican. U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1875-77. Died February 24, 1900 (age 71 years, 70 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Moses Kimball Armstrong (1832-1906) — also known as Moses K. Armstrong — of Yankton, Yankton County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Born in Milan, Erie County, Ohio, September 19, 1832. Member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1862-63; member Dakota territorial council, 1865-67, 1870-71; President of the Dakota Territorial Council, 1866-67; treasurer of Dakota Territory, 1865-68; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Dakota Territory, 1871. Died in Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minn., January 11, 1906 (age 73 years, 114 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Armstrong County, S.Dak. is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Bachop Gilfillan (1835-1924) — also known as John B. Gilfillan — of Minnesota. Born in Barnet, Caledonia County, Vt., February 11, 1835. Republican. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1876-85 (25th District 1876-82, 28th District 1883-85); U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1885-87. Died August 19, 1924 (age 89 years, 190 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Minnesota Legislator record
      Alfred Elisha Ames (1814-1874) — also known as Alfred E. Ames — of Winnebago County, Ill.; St. Anthony Falls, Hennepin County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Colchester, Chittenden County, Vt., December 13, 1814. Democrat. Physician; member of Illinois state senate 24th District, 1849-50; member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 6th District, 1853; postmaster at Minneapolis, Minn., 1856-57; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 11th District, 1857. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., September 23, 1874 (age 59 years, 284 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William 'Billy' Ames (1786-1839) and Phebe (Baker) Ames; married 1836 to Martha Asenath Pratt; father of Albert Alonzo Ames (1842-1911); third cousin thrice removed of John Adams; fourth cousin of Oakes Ames and Oliver Ames, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of Oliver Ames.
      Political family: Ames family of North Easton, Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Samuel Prather Snider (1845-1928) — of Minnesota. Born in Mt. Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio, October 9, 1845. Republican. Member of Minnesota state legislature, 1880; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1889-91. Died in 1928 (age about 82 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Dewey William Johnson (1899-1941) — of Minnesota. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 14, 1899. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 31, 1929-34; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1937-39. Died September 18, 1941 (age 42 years, 188 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail — Minnesota Legislator record
      Earle Brown (1879-1963) — of Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 6, 1879. Republican. Horse breeder; Hennepin County Sheriff, 1920-29, 1942-46; Chief, Minnesota Highway Patrol, 1929-32; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1932. Died in Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County, Minn., March 12, 1963 (age 83 years, 157 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1921 to Gwen Foster.
      William Brown Anderson (1861-1940) — also known as William B. Anderson; "Tall Pine of Minnesota" — of Winona, Winona County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., August 4, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1901-02, 1905-06; candidate for justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1916; member of Minnesota state senate 33rd District, 1927-40; died in office 1940. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Sigma Chi; Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., September 26, 1940 (age 79 years, 53 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Louise Man (1866-1930).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
    Charles E. Adams Charles Edward Adams (1867-1936) — also known as Charles E. Adams; Charlie Adams — of Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minn.; Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 1, 1867. Superintendent of schools; lawyer; member of Minnesota state senate 57th District, 1915-36; died in office 1936; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1929-31. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons. Died in Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn., October 6, 1936 (age 69 years, 5 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Emaline (Twitchell) Adams (1833-1922) and Isaac Milton Adams (1841-1916); married, May 14, 1902, to Grace Tennant (1874-1940).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      George Lawrence Mikan, Jr. (1924-2005) — also known as George Mikan; "Mr. Basketball" — of Minnesota. Born in Joliet, Will County, Ill., June 18, 1924. Republican. Professional basketball player and coach for the Minneapolis Lakers in the 1940s and 1950s; candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1956; member, Basketball Hall of Fame. Croatian ancestry. Died, from complications of diabetes, in Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz., June 1, 2005 (age 80 years, 348 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery; statue at Target Center.
      Relatives: Married to Patricia Lu Daveny (1927-2014).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Dexter Sprague (1827-1893) — also known as Benjamin D. Sprague — of Lansing, Mower County, Minn.; Rushford, Fillmore County, Minn. Born in Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 6, 1827. Farmer; miller; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 15, 1863; member of Minnesota state senate, 1864-65, 1870 (15th District 1864-65, 14th District 1870). Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., July 26, 1893 (age 65 years, 232 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lowell Sprague (1803-1848) and Hephzibah (Flint) Sprague (1806-1864); married to Lucy Ann McCall (1840-1912); first cousin four times removed of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790); third cousin twice removed of Richard Bache, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of Frank Putnam Flint and Motley H. Flint.
      Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Flint-Bache family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bache-Dallas family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Mapes-Jennings-Denby-Neuman family of New York and Arizona (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Manley Lewis Fosseen (1869-1947) — also known as Manley L. Fosseen — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Illinois, December, 1869. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 42, 1903-06; member of Minnesota state senate 42nd District, 1907-14; municipal judge in Minnesota, 1930. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., August 9, 1947 (age 77 years, 0 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Osman Leonard Fosseen (1843-1914) and Isabella (Richolsen) Fosseen (1850-1936); married, September 15, 1897, to Carrie Fosseen (1875-1963); nephew of Samuel Richolson; uncle of Neal Randolph Fosseen.
      Political family: Fosseen family.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record
      Lars Swenson (1842-1904) — of Hennepin County, Minn. Born in 1842. Member of Minnesota state senate 29th District, 1887-89. Died in 1904 (age about 62 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Swen Swenson; father of Thea Pauline Swenson (who married Alfred John Pearson); uncle of Lauritz Selmer Swenson and Oscar Adolph Swenson (1877-1951).
      Political family: Swenson family of Minnesota.
      John Harrington Stevens (1820-1900) — also known as John H. Stevens — of Glencoe, McLeod County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Brompton Falls, Quebec, June 13, 1820. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1857-58, 1862, 1876 (District 18 1857-58, District 6 1862, District 26 1876); member of Minnesota state senate 18th District, 1859-60. Died May 28, 1900 (age 79 years, 349 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Mary Stevens (first Caucasian born in Minneapolis).
      Levi Butler — of Hennepin County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 26th District, 1872-77. Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record
    W. D. Washburn William Drew Washburn, Jr. (1863-1929) — also known as W. D. Washburn, Jr. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., April 3, 1863. Newspaper work; engaged in flour, lumber, and railroad businesses; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1901-02, 1905-06, 1909-12, 1917-18, 1921-26 (District 41 1901-02, 1905-06, 1909-12, District 31 1917-18, 1921-26). Died in Hennepin County, Minn., October 10, 1929 (age 66 years, 190 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Drew Washburn and Elizabeth (Muzzy) Washburn (1836-1916); brother of Stanley Washburn; nephew of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn and Charles Ames Washburn; grandson of Israel Washburn; grandnephew of Reuel Washburn; first cousin of Charles Fox Washburn, Hempstead Washburne (1852-1918) and Robert Charles Washburn.
      Political family: Washburn family of Raynham, Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      James L. Adams (1921-2014) — also known as Jim Adams — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich., October 2, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; electrician; treasurer and president, IBEW Local 292; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1955-74 (District 31 1955-62, District 42 1963-72, District 60-A 1973-74). Lutheran. Swedish ancestry. Member, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Moose. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., August 6, 2014 (age 92 years, 308 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lewis Adams and Signe Adams; married 1954 to Edith Hvambsal.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Zina Albert Clough (1859-1926) — also known as Zina A. Clough — of Michigan; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Ingham County, Mich., 1859. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1892. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., January 14, 1926 (age about 66 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mary A. (Strickland) Clough and Albert B. Clough (1837-1903); married to Julia S. Johns (1859-1937).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Williamson Rees (1807-1870) — also known as Charles W. Rees — of Chanhassen, Carver County, Minn. Born in Seneca town, Ontario County, N.Y., June 19, 1807. Democrat. Postmaster at Chanhassen, Minn., 1859-63. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., February 3, 1870 (age 62 years, 229 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Rees (1764-1851) and Elizabeth (Reynolds) Rees (1770-1837); married, January 8, 1832, to Catharine Hallett (1810-1893).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Edwards (1814-1896) — of Indiana. Born in Fredonia, Crawford County, Ind., December 1, 1814. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1841-43. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 10, 1896 (age 81 years, 345 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Sumner Wellington Farnham (1820-1900) — also known as Sumner W. Farnham — of Minnesota. Born in Calais, Washington County, Maine, April 2, 1820. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1852, 1856. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., 1900 (age about 80 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus Farnham (1794-1876) and Abigail W. (Dyer) Farnham (1794-1880); married, June 1, 1851, to Eunice Estes (1830-1900); fourth cousin of Edgar Augustus Farnham (1848-1931); fourth cousin once removed of John Frank Farnham, Charles Sumner Eastman and Harry Francis Farnham.
      Political families: Eastman family; Farnham family of East Windsor Hill, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Minnesota Legislator record
      William Anderson (1838-1927) — of Washburn (now part of Eden Prairie), Hennepin County, Minn. Born in County Cavan, Ireland, 1838. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 29, 1883-84. Died in Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minn., January 21, 1927 (age about 88 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, April 28, 1858, to Rachel Mitchell (1836-1911).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
    Carrie Fosseen Carrie Fosseen (1875-1963) — also known as Carrie Secelia Jorgens; Mrs. Manley L. Fosseen — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minnesota, January 30, 1875. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business; speaker); member of Republican National Committee from Minnesota, 1924. Female. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., March 23, 1963 (age 88 years, 52 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 15, 1897, to Manley Lewis Fosseen (1869-1947).
      Political family: Fosseen family.
      Image source: Official Report of the 21st Republican National Convention (1936)
    Frank E. Reed Frank Elisha Reed (1880-1967) — also known as Frank E. Reed — of Glencoe, McLeod County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Glencoe, McLeod County, Minn., June 19, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army on the Mexican border; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 31, 1917-18; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., February 3, 1967 (age 86 years, 229 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Axel Hayford Reed (1835-1917; Medal of Honor recipient) and Hannah Antoinette 'Nettie' (Morrison) Reed (1843-1931); married, December 27, 1917, to Gladys Naomi Cooper (1895-1974); third cousin thrice removed of Nathaniel Freeman, Jr. (1766-1800); fourth cousin once removed of James Lockwood Conger.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917


    Maple Hill Cemetery (now gone)
    Broadway & Fillmore N.E.
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Daniel George Shillock (c.1824-1878) — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn. Born near Tilsit, Prussia (now Sovetsk, Russia), about 1824. Member of Minnesota state senate 20th District, 1863-66; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 19, 1867. Died August 17, 1878 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Maple Hill Cemetery; reinterment in 1894 at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Granduncle of John C. Shillock (1906-1980).


    St. Mary's Cemetery
    4403 Chicago Avenue South
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      George Ross Smith (1864-1952) — also known as George R. Smith — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn., May 28, 1864. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1903; probate judge in Minnesota, 1907-13; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 5th District, 1913-17. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 7, 1952 (age 88 years, 163 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John E. Kelley John Edward Kelley (1853-1941) — also known as John E. Kelley — of Flandreau, Moody County, S.Dak. Born near Portage City (now Portage), Columbia County, Wis., March 27, 1853. Newspaper business; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 16th District, 1891-92; U.S. Representative from South Dakota at-large, 1897-99; Register, U.S. Land office, Pierre, S.D., 1915-18. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., August 5, 1941 (age 88 years, 131 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)


    Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery
    2250 St. Anthony Blvd. N.E.
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
    Theodore Christianson Theodore Christianson (1883-1948) — of Dawson, Lac qui Parle County, Minn. Born in Lac qui Parle County, Minn., September 12, 1883. Republican. Newspaper publisher; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24, 1915-24; Governor of Minnesota, 1925-31; U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1933-37 (at-large 1933-35, 5th District 1935-37); candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1936. Presbyterian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho; Theta Chi; Delta Theta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died in Dawson, Lac qui Parle County, Minn., December 9, 1948 (age 65 years, 88 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Christianson and Emma (Ronning) Christianson; married, June 4, 1907, to Ruth E. Donaldson (died 1944); married 1946 to Mayme B. Bundy.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      William Mahoney (1869-1952) — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan.; Galveston, Galveston County, Tex.; Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind.; Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 13, 1869. Pressman; labor leader; Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 5th District, 1904; Public Ownership candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1908; founder and editor, Minnesota Union Advocate newspaper, 1920-32; mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1932-34; Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1943. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Pythias. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., August 17, 1952 (age 83 years, 217 days). Interment at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Earl R. Larson (1911-2001) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., December 18, 1911. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. District Judge for Minnesota, 1961-77; took senior status 1977. Member, American Civil Liberties Union. Died, of a stroke, at Walker Methodist Health Center, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 31, 2001 (age 89 years, 317 days). Interment at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Axel R. Larson and Hannah (Johnson) Larson; married, December 30, 1939, to Cecill Frances Carlgren.
      Fred Kelton Gage (1902-1951) — also known as Fred K. Gage — of Fairfax, Renville County, Minn.; Hector, Renville County, Minn. Born in Cottage Grove, Washington County, Minn., December 9, 1902. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state senate 23rd District, 1939-46; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Killed in a head-on car crash on Highway 169, near Belle Plaine, Scott County, Minn., October 21, 1951 (age 48 years, 316 days). His wife was badly injured, and died three days later. Interment at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Emmett Lee Gage (1867-1944) and Ellen (Persons) Gage (1877-1955); married to Vivian L. Gage (1902-1951); father of Kelton F. Gage (1925-).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


    Target Center
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      George Lawrence Mikan, Jr. (1924-2005) — also known as George Mikan; "Mr. Basketball" — of Minnesota. Born in Joliet, Will County, Ill., June 18, 1924. Republican. Professional basketball player and coach for the Minneapolis Lakers in the 1940s and 1950s; candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1956; member, Basketball Hall of Fame. Croatian ancestry. Died, from complications of diabetes, in Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz., June 1, 2005 (age 80 years, 348 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery; statue at Target Center.
      Relatives: Married to Patricia Lu Daveny (1927-2014).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial


    University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota

    Politicians who have monuments here:
    John S. Pillsbury John Sargent Pillsbury (1827-1901) — also known as John S. Pillsbury — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Sutton, Merrimack County, N.H., July 29, 1827. Republican. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1864-68, 1871, 1873-75 (4th District 1864-68, 1871, 25th District 1873-75); Governor of Minnesota, 1876-82. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 18, 1901 (age 74 years, 81 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery; statue erected 1900 at University of Minnesota.
      Relatives: Son of John Pillsbury (1780?-1856).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1901


    Groveland Cemetery
    Minnetonka Boulevard
    Minnetonka Mills, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      William Streeter Chowen — also known as William S. Chowen; Will Chowen — of Hennepin County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1857-58. Interment at Groveland Cemetery.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record


    Mound Cemetery
    Mound, Hennepin County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      George Edward MacKinnon (1906-1995) — also known as George E. MacKinnon — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Potomac, Allegany County, Md. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., April 22, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 29, 1935-42; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1947-49; U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1953-58; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1958; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1969-83, 1969-; took senior status 1983. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Tau Delta; Phi Delta Phi. Died in Potomac, Montgomery County, Md., May 1, 1995 (age 89 years, 9 days). Interment at Mound Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Alexander Wiley MacKinnon and Cora Blanche (Asselstine) MacKinnon; married, August 20, 1938, to Elizabeth Valentine Davis.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


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