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Rustad, Edward S.

Senate 1911-14 (District 57); Senate 1915-18 (District 48)

Party when first elected:  Republican

Counties Served:  Big Stone, Grant, Stevens, Traverse

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 11/26/1867 Date of Death: ??/??/1936
Birth Place: Wisconsin Birth County: Columbia Birth Country: United States
Other Names:
Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Wheaton

Occupation (when first elected):  Engaged in the Practice of Law/President, National Bank of Wheaton

EDUCATION

Wisconsin Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;
University of Minnesota, Law School; Attended Law School; 1 year; Commenced the Practice of Law, 1900

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

Municipal Council/AldermenWheaton, Minnesota (Village Council, President, several years) ??/??/1??? to ??/??/1???
County AuditorTraverse County, Minnesota ??/??/1864 to ??/??/1900
County AttorneyTraverse County, Minnesota ??/??/1900 to ??/??/1910

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

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

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Traverse County, Minnesota in 1880.


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Map of Wheaton
Wheaton, MN
Total Days Served: 2926

SESSIONS SERVED

40th Legislative Session (1917-1918) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate Elected: 11/3/1914 Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/6/1919
District: 48 Residence: Wheaton
Counties Represented: Big Stone, Grant, Stevens, Traverse
Occupation: Practicing Law/President, National Bank of Wheaton
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
Elections
General Legislation
Judiciary
Public Service Corporations
Public Welfare and Health
Rules and Legislative Expenses (Chair)

39th Legislative Session (1915-1916)

  Session Details
Body: Senate Elected: 11/3/1914 Term of Office: 1/5/1915 to 1/6/1919
District: 48 Residence: Wheaton
Counties Represented: Big Stone, Grant, Stevens, Traverse
Occupation: Practicing Law/President, National Bank of Wheaton
Party: Nonpartisan Election
Committees:
General Legislation
Judiciary
Judiciary Subcommittee: Corporation Law - Including Municipal Corporations (Chair)
Judiciary Subcommittee: Probate Law
Judiciary Subcommittee: Railroads
Public Service Corporations
Railroads, Grain and Warehouses (Chair)
Rules and Legislative Expenses

38th Legislative Session (1913-1914) (second half of Senate term)

  Session Details
Body: Senate Elected: 11/8/1910 Term of Office: 1/3/1911 to 1/4/1915
District: 57 Residence: Wheaton
Counties Represented: Grant, Stevens, Traverse
Occupation: Practicing Law/President, National Bank of Wheaton
Party: Republican
Committees:
Drainage (Chair)
Game and Fish
Judiciary
Labor
Manufactures
Public Accounts and Expenditures
Railroads
Reapportionment
Rules

37th Legislative Session (1911-1912)

  Session Details
Body: Senate Elected: 11/8/1910 Term of Office: 1/3/1911 to 1/4/1915
District: 57 Residence: Wheaton
Counties Represented: Grant, Stevens, Traverse
Occupation: Engaged in the Practice of Law/President, National Bank of Wheaton
Party: Republican
Committees:
Drainage (Chair)
Finance
Game and Fish
Judiciary
Railroads
Reapportionment
Rules
State Prison

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