James Abdnor, U.S. Senator

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Ellis James Abdnor

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Birthplace: Kennebec, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Death: May 16, 2012 (89)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel J. Abdnor and Mary Abdnor
Brother of Joseph Samuel Abdnor and Marina Elizabeth Ganz

Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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About James Abdnor, U.S. Senator

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Abdnor

James Abdnor, a Representative and a Senator from South Dakota; born in Kennebec, Lyman County, S.Dak., February 13, 1923; attended the public schools; graduated, University of Nebraska, Lincoln 1945; served in the United States Army 1942-1943; worked as a farmer-rancher, teacher, coach; served in the South Dakota senate 1956-1968; lieutenant governor of South Dakota 1969-1970; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-third and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1973-January 3, 1981); was not a candidate for reelection in 1980; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1980, and served from January 3, 1981, to January 3, 1987; unsuccessful candidate for reelection; appointed administrator of the Small Business Administration 1987-1989; was a resident of Kennebec, S.Dak., until his death on May 16, 2012; interment in Kennebec Cemetery.

http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=A000009

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James Abdnor, U.S. Senator's Timeline

1923
February 13, 1923
Kennebec, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
2012
May 16, 2012
Age 89
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States