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Edward S. Minor

congressman

Edward S. Minor, American congressman. Member Wisconsin Assembly, 1877-1882, Senate, 1883, 1885; member Wisconsin Fish Commission, 4 years; member 54th to 59th Congresses (1895-1907).

Background

Minor, Edward S. was born in 1840 in Jefferson Company, New York, United States. Son of Martin and Abigail J. (St. Ores) Minor.

Education

Removed with parents to Wisconsin, 1845. Academic education, private to First lieutenant 2d Wisconsin Cavalry, 1861-1864.

Career

Engaged in mercantile pursuits, 1865-1884. Superintendent Sturgeon Bay & Lake Michigan Ship Canal, 1884-1891. Owns marine property.

Is licensed master of steam vessels.

Membership

Member Wisconsin Assembly, 1877-1882, Senate, 1883, 1885. Member Wisconsin Fish Commission, 4 years. Member 54th to 59th Congresses (1895-1907).

Connections

Married Tillie E. Graham, August 6, 1867.

father:
Martin Minor

mother:
Abigail J. (St. Ores) Minor

spouse:
Tillie E. Graham