John Anders Johnson

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John Anders Johnson (April 15, 1832 – November 10, 1901) was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly and the Wisconsin State Senate.

Biography[edit]

Johnson was born in Norway on April 15, 1832.[1][2] In 1852, he moved with his family to Pleasant Springs, Wisconsin. Johnson owned a company that manufactured farm machinery. He died on November 10, 1901.

Career[edit]

Johnson was a member of the Assembly in 1857. He served as Clerk of Dane County, Wisconsin from 1861 to 1869. From 1873 to 1874, he was a member of the Senate. Johnson was a Republican.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Johnson, John Anders 1832 – 1901". Wisconsin Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-10-12. 
  2. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1874,' Biographical Sketch of John Anders Johnson, pg. 449

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