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Elmore Yocum Sarles

governor

Elmore Yocum Sarles, American governor. Mason, Elk.

Background

Sarles, Elmore Yocum was born on January 15, 1859 in Wonewoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Review Jesse D. and Margaret (Thompson) Sarles.

Education

Public schools and 1 year at Galesville (Wisconsin) U.

Career

Engaged in banks and business, Wisconsin, 1873-1880. Moved to North Dakota, 1881, and located at Hillsboro. Organized Traill Company Bank, 1881, which became First National Bank of Hillsboro, 1885, of which is vice president.

General manager Sarles Real Estate Agency, Hillsboro. Vice president First National Bank of Northwood, North Dakota Was mayor of Hillsboro 2 years. Member board of trustees Mayville (North Dakota) Normal School, 6 years.

Member Hillsboro High School Board 15 years. Governor of North Dakota, 1905-1907.

Membership

Mason, Elk.

Connections

Married Anna York, January 10, 1886. Children: Earle Redmon, Mistress.

father:
Review Jesse D. Sarles

mother:
Margaret (Thompson) Sarles

spouse:
Anna York

children:
Earle Redmon Sarles

Mrs Sarles