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Frank Carlson

Frank Carlson, United States senator. Served United States Army, World War I. Member American Legion. Lodges: Masons.

Background

  • Carlson, Frank was born on January 23, 1893 in near Concordia, Kansas, United States. Son of Charles E. and Anna (Johnson) Carlson.

  • Education

    • Student, Kansas State College.

    Career

    • Farmer, stockman, from 1914. Member Kansas State Legislature, 1929-1933. Served 6 terms as member United States House Representatives, Washington.

      Governor Kansas, 1947. United States senator, from 1951.

    Politics

    Every Christian of voting age should exercise his or her God-given responsibility and constitutionally guaranteed right to engage in the political life by voting in every appropriate election.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Christ died on the cross to give humans the promise of everlasting life, but this requires that each individual accepts Christ into his life and asks for forgiveness.

    Views

    All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to all persons.

    Membership

    Served United States Army, World War I. Member American Legion. Lodges: Masons.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Frederickson, August 26, 1919. Children: Millard E. Ross (foster son), Eunice Marie Carlson Rolfs.
    • father: Charles E. Carlson
    • mother: Anna (Johnson) Carlson
    • spouse: Alice Frederickson
    • children: Millard E. Ross Carlson (foster son)
    • Eunice Marie Carlson Rolfs Carlson
    Frank Carlson
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    Died March 30, 1987
    (aged 94)
    • 1929 - 1933
      member, Kansas State Legislature
    • 1947
      governor Kansas