Samuel Rinnah Van Sant

Samuel Rinnah Van Sant

Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Death 3 Oct 1936 (aged 92)
Attica, Fountain County, Indiana, USA
Burial Le Claire, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Plot Elev. 697'
Memorial ID 7460800 · View Source
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Politician and soldier. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War. Van Sant was the Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1895, and served as Minnesota governor from 1901 to 1905. He was also a three-time delegate from Minnesota to the Republican National Convention, and a member of the Grand Army of the Republic.

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  • Originally Created by: Dustin Oliver
  • Added: 18 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7460800
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Rinnah Van Sant (11 May 1844–3 Oct 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7460800, citing Glendale Cemetery, Le Claire, Scott County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .