Morgan Foster Larson

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Morgan Foster Larson
40th Governor of New Jersey
In office
January 15, 1929 – January 19, 1932
Preceded by A. Harry Moore
Succeeded by A. Harry Moore
Personal details
Born June 15, 1882
Perth Amboy, New Jersey[1]
Died March 21, 1961 (aged 78)
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jennie Brogger
Adda Schmidt
Religion Presbyterian

Morgan Foster Larson (June 15, 1882 – March 21, 1961) was a Republican politician who served as the 40th Governor of New Jersey.

He was born on June 15, 1882, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. Larson attended Cooper Union in New York City, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in 1907 and an Engineer's degree degree in 1910. He initially worked as an engineer. He was a member of New Jersey Senate from Middlesex County, New Jersey from 1922 through 1928. He was governor of New Jersey from 1929 through 1932. He died March 21, 1961, and was buried in Alpine Cemetery in Perth Amboy.

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  1. ^ "New Jersey Governor Morgan Foster Larson". National Governors Association. Retrieved Aug 28, 2013. 

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Political offices
Preceded by
William H. Bright
President of the New Jersey Senate
1926
Succeeded by
Francis B. Davis
Preceded by
A. Harry Moore
Governor of New Jersey
January 15, 1929 – January 19, 1932
Succeeded by
A. Harry Moore
Party political offices
Preceded by
Arthur Whitney
Republican Nominee for Governor of New Jersey
1928
Succeeded by
David Baird, Jr.