|Name||Andrew Ryan "A.R." McGill|
St. Peter, Minnesota , United States
|| February 19, 1840
|| October 31, 1905
|Contributor||The Oncoming Storm|
|Last Modified||The Oncoming Storm|
Apr 05, 2008 02:10pm
English - Irish - U.S. Army -
|Info||Senate 1899-1905 (District 37) |
Occupation: Teacher, editor, lawyer, insurance commissioner, legislator
McGill, Andrew Ryan (1840-1905) of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Born in Sagerstown, Crawford County, Pa., February 19, 1840. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Governor of Minnesota, 1887-89; member of Minnesota state senate 37th District, 1899-1905; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., October 31, 1905. Interment at Oakland Cemetery, St. Paul, Minn.
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
School Board/Administration Nicollet County, Minnesota (Superintendent of Schools) Elected ??/??/1??? to ??/??/1???
Military Minnesota Volunteers, Company D, 9th Regiment ??/??/1862 to ??/??/1863
Judicial Administration District Court of Nicollet County, Minnesota (Clerk) Elected ??/??/1865 to ??/??/1???
State Agency Insurance (Commissioner) Appointed ??/??/1873 to ??/??/1887
State Governor Minnesota Elected 01/05/1887 to 01/09/1889
Postmaster St. Paul, Minnesota Appointed ??/??/1900 to ??/??/19??