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  Eberhart, Adolph Olsson
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AffiliationRepublican  
  1910-01-10  
 
NameAdolph Olsson Eberhart
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Mankato, Minnesota , United States
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Born June 23, 1870
DiedDecember 04, 1944 (74 years)
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last ModifedRBH
Aug 01, 2015 12:45am
Tags Swedish -
InfoSenate 1903-06 (District 11)

EDUCATION
Gustavus Adolphus College; College Graduate; With Top Honors

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
State Lieutenant Governor Minnesota 01/07/1907 to 09/21/1909

State Governor Minnesota Appointed 09/21/1909 to 01/05/1915

Adolph Olsson Eberhart was born June 23, 1870 in Sweden. His family emigrated from Sweden to the United States, and ultimately Minnesota. He graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College, and became a lawyer. He went on to become a Republican politician who served in the Minnesota Senate, as lieutenant governor, and as governor of the state of Minnesota from 1909 until 1915. Eberhart died in 1944.

GENERAL NOTES
He became Governor of Minnesota when John Albert Johnson died in office.

He ran and lost in the primary for the United States Senate in 1916.


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  06/19/1916 MN US Senate - R Primary Lost 30.08% (-10.37%)
  11/05/1912 MN Governor Won 40.73% (+9.43%)
  11/08/1910 MN Governor Won 55.73% (+20.50%)
  09/21/1909 MN Governor - Succession Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/03/1908 MN Lt. Governor Won 55.68% (+18.87%)
  11/06/1906 MN Lt. Governor Won 52.88% (+11.87%)
  11/04/1902 MN State Senate 11 Won 60.67% (+21.34%)
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