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Ancher Nelsen
Birth: Oct. 11, 1904
Buffalo Lake
Renville County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1992
Hutchinson
McLeod County
Minnesota, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Minnesota's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1959 to 1975. Also served as a Member of the Minnesota State Senate for the 22nd District from 1935 to 1948, Delegate to the Republican National Convention from Minnesota in 1948, 1952, and 1960 as Alternate, Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota from 1953 to 1954, and Candidate for Governor of Minnesota in 1956. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nels Peter Nelsen (1866 - 1936)
  Elisabeth Anderson Nelsen (1871 - 1931)
 
 Spouses:
  Ilo Irene Zimmerman Nelsen (1906 - 1972)*
  Elvern Mildred Jennings Nelsen (1912 - 2001)*
 
 Children:
  Richard N Nelsen (1932 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dagny J Nelsen (1899 - 1913)*
  Frances Annina Nelsen Johnson (1903 - 1992)*
  Ancher Nelsen (1904 - 1992)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Hutchinson
McLeod County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Sep 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9472703
Ancher Nelsen
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Ancher Nelsen
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Ancher Nelsen
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