Donald Sherman McGill

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer
Monroe
63
01/13/1969 - 01/10/1971
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Melrose Democrat Third Senatorial District Monroe, Lucas, and Appanoose Counties. Born July 20, 1906, on a farm near Grandview, Iowa, son of Eliza and James McGill. Graduated from Grandview Consolidated High School in 1926. Received B.S. degree from Parsons College, 1932. Graduate work in school administration at University of Iowa 1936-38. Married Merna Irvine in 1934. Parents of one son, James, 34, teacher in Bettendorf Public Schools. Mrs. McGill teaches in Albia Community School System. Member of United Methodist Church. County lay leader and lay speaker and holds various other offices in the Russell United Methodist Church. Senator McGill served in public school administration 27 years in Iowa and Colorado. Last position was in the Logan County High School System in Colorado. Lives on and operates stock and grain farm near Melrose. Serving first term, second session.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer
Monroe
62
01/09/1967 - 01/12/1969
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Melrose Democrat Third Senatorial District Appanoose, Lucas and Monroe Counties. Born on a farm near Grandview, Iowa, June 20, 1906. Parents: Eliza and James McGill. Graduated from Grandview Consolidated High School in 1926; Parsons College, 1932, with a B.S. degree. Graduate work in school administration at University of Iowa, 1936-1938. Married Merna Irvine, 1934. Mrs. McGill teaches in the Albia Community School System One son, James, has wife, Juanita, and three children, and teaches in Middle School, Bettendorf, Iowa. Senator McGill served in the field of public school administration for 27 years In Iowa and Colorado. Last position was in the Logan County High School System in Colorado. Now lives on and operates a stock and grain farm near Melrose. County lay leader and holds various offices in the Russell Methodist Church of which he is a member. Serving first term, second session.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer
Monroe
61
01/11/1965 - 01/08/1967
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Melrose Democrat Third Senatorial District Lucas, Monroe and Wayne Counties. Born on a farm near Grandview, Iowa, June 20, 1906. Parents: Eliza and James McGill. Graduated from Grandview Consolidated High School in 1926; Parsons College, 1932, with a B.S. degree. Graduate work in school administration at University of Iowa, 1936-1938. Married Merna Irvine, 1934. Mrs. McGill teaches in the Albia Community School System. One son, James, has wife, Juanita, and three children, and teaches in Middle School, Bettendorf, Iowa. Senator McGill served in the field of public school administration for 27 years in Iowa and Colorado. Last position was in the Logan County High School System in Colorado. Now lives on and operates a stock and grain farm near Melrose. County lay leader and president of board of Russell Methodist Church. Serving first term.

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