James C. Hanson

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For others of the same name, see James Hanson.

James C. Hanson was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.


Hanson was born on Lolland in Denmark on July 11, 1862.[1] He moved with his parents to Christiana, Dane County, Wisconsin as a child. He went to Albion Academy and Milton College.[2] Later, he lived in Deerfield, Wisconsin.[3]


Hanson was a member of the Assembly from 1917 to 1940. He was a member of the Republican Party and the Wisconsin Progressive Party.


  1. ^ "Scandinavian ancestry Politicians in Wisconsin". Political Graveyard. Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
  2. ^ Biographical Sketches. Wisconsin Blue Book. Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Members of the Assembly". Wisconsin Blue Book. Retrieved 2014-01-31.