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Joseph Alfred Arner Burnquist

  • Birth 21 Jun 1879 Dayton, Webster County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 12 Jan 1961 Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
  • Plot Section 27, Lot 717, Grave 3
  • Memorial ID 7431601

Governor of Minnesota from December 1915 (following the death of Governor Winfield Scott Hammond) until 1921. He returned to his law practice in Minneapolis and St. Paul and got back into politics in 1938 when he was elected attorney general of Minnesota, a position he held until 1955.

Bio by: Stew Thornley

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  • Originally Created by: Stew Thornley
  • Added: 11 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7431601
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Alfred Arner Burnquist (21 Jun 1879–12 Jan 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7431601, citing Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .