Edward Everett Smith

Senator Edward Everett Smith, 1907-1908 Legislative Session, Minnesota LegislatureEighteenth Lieutenant Governor
September 25, 1909 or June 25, 1910 - January 3, 1911

Smith became lieutenant governor when Lt. Gov. A.O. Eberhart became governor upon the death of Gov. John A. Johnson; sources vary as to the date Smith took office.

Born: May 5, 1861
in Spring Valley, Minnesota

Died: July 29, 1931
in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Occupation: Lawyer, legislator, advisor to Governor Preus and several U.S. presidents

Party: Republican

Edward E. Smith papers, 1923-1924
Legislature Member Record, Minnesota Legislative Reference Library