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 Ragnvald Anderson Nestos

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Ragnvald Anderson Nestos Famous memorial

Birth
Voss, Voss kommune, Hordaland fylke, Norway
Death
5 Jul 1942 (aged 65)
Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA
Burial
Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA
Plot
Section 11, Block 5, Lot 6
Memorial ID
7254466 View Source

Governor of North Dakota. Served as Governor from 1921 to 1925. In 1893, Nestos came to North Dakota from Norway speaking no English. By 1904 he was a successsul lawyer in Minot, North Dakota. In 1921 Nestos was elected Governor in a recall election that removed Governor Lynn Frazier from office, and left a bitter gap between the political parties in North Dakota. But Nestos proved to be a successful Governor in North Dakota and won re-election in 1923.

Governor of North Dakota. Served as Governor from 1921 to 1925. In 1893, Nestos came to North Dakota from Norway speaking no English. By 1904 he was a successsul lawyer in Minot, North Dakota. In 1921 Nestos was elected Governor in a recall election that removed Governor Lynn Frazier from office, and left a bitter gap between the political parties in North Dakota. But Nestos proved to be a successful Governor in North Dakota and won re-election in 1923.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Lisa
  • Added: 11 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7254466
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7254466/ragnvald-anderson-nestos: accessed ), memorial page for Ragnvald Anderson Nestos (12 Apr 1877–5 Jul 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7254466, citing Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.