Silas Blackman

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Silas Blackman
Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives
from the 8th district
In office
1883–1887
Succeeded by William R. Estes
Personal details
Born 1835
New York
Died 1926 (aged 90–91)
Residence Selma Township
Occupation Farmer, Legislator

Silas Blackman (1835—1926), also described as Silas Blackmun, was a state representative for Minnesota's 8th district serving Cottonwood and Watonwan counties.[1] He was born in New York in 1835 and died in 1926.[1] He served in the Minnesota House of Representatives' 23rd and 24th legislative sessions from 1883 to 1887.[1] He was succeeded by William R. Estes.[2] Blackman came to Minnesota in 1863 and was a resident of Selma Township when he was elected in 1882.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Blackman, Silas". Legislators Past and Present. Minnesota Legislative Reference Library. Retrieved 19 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Estes, William R. "Wm. R."". Legislators Past and Present. Minnesota Legislative Reference Library. Retrieved 21 June 2012.