Herman Carl Andersen

Herman Carl Andersen

Newcastle, King County, Washington, USA
Death 26 Jul 1978 (aged 81)
Falls Church, Falls Church City, Virginia, USA
Burial Tyler, Lincoln County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 6922692 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving with his parents to a farm in Minnesota, in 1901, he attended the University of Washington and the U.S. Naval Academy. He was a civil engineer, engaged in cattle raising, agricultural pursuits and was a member of the Minnesota State House of Representatives in 1935. In 1939, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-sixth Congress and to the next eleven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1963. After leaving politics, Andersen retired to Virginia, ran a small business and managed his farming interests until his death at age 81.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herman Carl Andersen (27 Jan 1897–26 Jul 1978), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6922692, citing Danebod Cemetery, Tyler, Lincoln County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .