Oscar Leroy Mead

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State Senator
Republican
Banker
Butler
40
01/08/1923 - 01/11/1925
39

Senator from the thirty-ninth district, was born on a farm in Butler county in 1875. Received his education in the rural schools and in Shell Rock high school, afterwards attending business college at Nora Springs seminary. Was married to Gertrude Graham, of Shell Rock, in 1897, and to them have been born two daughters, Zola and Wanda. Has held the offices of township assessor and member of the school board. Is interested in banking, but has been an active farmer all his life. Elected representative in 1916, and re-elected in 1918. Elected senator in 1920. A republican in politics.

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State Senator
Republican
Banker
Butler
39
01/10/1921 - 01/07/1923
39

Senator from the Thirty-ninth district, was born on a farm in Butler county in 1875. Received his education in the rural schools and in Shell Rock high school, afterwards attending business college at Nora Springs seminary. Was married to Gertrude Graham, of Shell Rock, in 1897, and to them have been born two daughters, Zola and Wanda. Has held the offices of township assessor and member of the school board. Is interested in banking, but has been an active farmer all his life. Elected representative in 1916, and re-elected in 1918. Elected senator in 1920. A republican in politics.

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State Representative
Republican
Farmer
Butler
38
01/13/1919 - 01/09/1921
73

Representative from Butler county, was born on a farm in Butler county in 1875. Received his education in the rural schools and in Shell Rock High School, afterwards attending business college at Nora Springs Seminary. Was married to Gertrude Graham of Shell Rock in 1897, and to them have been born two children. Has held the offices of township assessor and member of the school board. Is interested in banking but has been an active farmer all his life. Elected representative in 1916, and re-elected in 1918. A republican in politics.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Republican
Farmer
Butler
37
01/08/1917 - 01/12/1919
73

Representative from Butler county, was born on a farm in Butler county in 1875. Received his education in the rural schools and in Shell Rock High School, afterwards attending business college at Nora Springs Seminary. Was married to Gertrude Graham of Shell Rock in 1897 and to them have been born two children. Has held the offices of township assessor and member of the school board. Is interested in banking but has been an active farmer all his life. Elected representative in 1916. A republican in politics.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources