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Dane County

Politicians who were born in Dane County

  Dane County (no city given): Herman H. Natwick, 1856 — Charles N. Herreid, 1857 — R. H. McCaughey, 1860 — Edmund Hillestad, 1861
  Albion: Rasmus B. Anderson, 1846
  Black Earth: S. Percy Hooker, 1860 — John A. Aylward, 1861
  Blue Mounds: William H. Adams, 1861 — Wilbur A. Racely, 1885
  Burke town: John M. Nelson, 1870
  Christiana town: Herman J. Severson, c.1864
  Madison, 1800-1899: Alexander C. Botkin, 1842 — Henry S. Chubb, 1858 — William A. Rublee, 1861 — Albert G. Schmedeman, 1864 — George Rublee, 1868 — Vincent A. Martin, 1870 — C. G. Lawrence, 1871 — Harry Sauthoff, 1879 — Charles E. Hammersley, 1881 — Timothy Brown, 1889 — Robert M. LaFollette, Jr., 1895 — Merrill K. Riddick, 1895 — Philip F. LaFollette, 1897
  Madison, 1900-1999: Stuart Nash Scott, 1906 — Julius Albert Krug, 1907 — Horace W. Wilkie, 1917 — Clifford W. Krueger, 1918 — Joseph W. Bloodgood, 1926 — Fred A. Risser, 1927 — Richard D. Lamm, 1935 — Marjorie R. Turnbull, 1940 — James E. Gierach, 1944 — Fran Ulmer, 1947 — James E. Tipple, 1947 — Barbara Notestein, 1949 — Bill Foster, 1955 — Jennifer L. Gale, 1960 — Tammy Baldwin, 1962 — Robert Michael Dow, Jr., 1965 — Leslie Joyce Abrams, 1974
  Mazomanie: Robert Joseph Wells, 1856
  Near Mazomanie: Leonard G. Wolf, 1925
  McFarland: Helmar A. Lewis, 1900
  Medina town: John M. Blaska, 1885
  Middleton: Otto F. Toepfer, 1872
  Perry: Herman B. Dahle, 1855
  Pleasant Springs: Halvor Steenerson, 1852
  Primrose: Robert M. LaFollette, 1855 — Charles S. Eastman, 1864
  Primrose town: Albert J. Baker, 1874
  Stoughton: John E. Erickson, 1863 — Claude Zeth Luse, 1879 — Thomas A. Loftus, 1945
  Sun Prairie: Irvin E. Rockwell, 1862 — Jerome L. Blaska, 1919
  Verona: Wayne L. Morse, 1900
  Waunakee: David D. O'Malley, 1912
   See also Wisconsin birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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