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Jackson County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Jackson County

Index to Locations

  • Jackson Unknown location
  • Jackson Riverside Cemetery

    Unknown Location
    Jackson, Jackson County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Bjarne Elgar Grottum (1893-1987) — also known as B. E. 'Barney' Grottum — of Jackson, Jackson County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., August 9, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1944; member of Minnesota state senate 10th District, 1947-54. Died in Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz., October 4, 1987 (age 94 years, 56 days). Interment somewhere.
      See also Minnesota Legislator record

    Riverside Cemetery
    Jackson, Jackson County, Minnesota
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Lars O. Teigen Lars Olavsen Teigen (1864-1930) — also known as Lars O. Teigen — of Jackson, Jackson County, Minn. Born in Norway, November 27, 1864. Farmer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1905-06, 1915-26 (District 14 1905-06, District 10 1915-26). Norwegian ancestry. Died November 6, 1930 (age 65 years, 344 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ole Teigen (1834-1906); married to Tilda Olson (1867-1898).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
      Ronald Dale Harder (1940-2010) — also known as Ron Harder — of Jackson, Jackson County, Minn. Born in Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minn., July 6, 1940. Candidate for Minnesota state senate, 1990. Died in Jackson, Jackson County, Minn., February 9, 2010 (age 69 years, 218 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, July 17, 1970, to Elaine Harder (1947-2013).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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