Samuel Y. Gordon

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Samuel Y. Gordon
19th Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota
In office
January 3, 1911 – January 7, 1913
Governor Adolph Olson Eberhart
Preceded by Edward Everett Smith
Succeeded by Joseph A. A. Burnquist
Personal details
Born September 14, 1861
Lexington, Indiana
Died December 10, 1940 (aged 79)
St. Paul, Minnesota
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jennie May Plotner
Profession educator, publisher, public official, legislator, state printer

Samuel Y. Gordon (September 14, 1861 – December 10, 1940) was a Minnesota legislator and the 19th Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota. Born in Lexington, Indiana, moved to Minnesota and became lieutenant governor under Governor Adolph Olson Eberhart from January 3, 1911 – January 7, 1913. He died in 1940 in St. Paul, Minnesota.


Political offices
Preceded by
Edward Everett Smith
Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota
1911 – 1913
Succeeded by
Joseph A. A. Burnquist