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Richard Pillsbury Gale

congressman

Richard Pillsbury Gale, American congressman. Member Minnesota state legislature, 1939-1940; member 77th and 78th Congresses (1941-1945), 3d Minnesota District; Member Mound School Board, 8 years Trustee Blake School, Hopkins, Minnesota; Member Minnesota Farm Bureau, Zeta Psi.

Background

Gale, Richard Pillsbury was born on October 30, 1900 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Son of Edward Chenery and Sarah (Pillsbury) Gale.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1922. Student Minnesota Agricultural School, Minneapolis, 1923.

Career

Began farming, 1923.

Membership

Member Minnesota state legislature, 1939-1940. Member 77th and 78th Congresses (1941-1945), 3d Minnesota District. Member Mound School Board, 8 years Trustee Blake School, Hopkins, Minnesota.

Member Minnesota Farm Bureau, Zeta Psi.

Connections

Married Isobel Rising, August 8, 1923. Children: Richard Pillsbury, Alfred Gale.

father:
Edward Chenery Gale

mother:
Sarah (Pillsbury) Gale

spouse:
Isobel Rising

children:
Richard Pillsbury Gale

Alfred Gale