Hugo O. Hanft Candidate

Born: December 16, 1871
Saint Peter, Minnesota
Nicollet County
United States
Resided: St. Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County
Death: June 16, 1949
Gender: Man
Occupation: District Court Judge
Military Service: 13th Minnesota Infantry Regiment, Spanish-American War (Battalion Adjutant-1st Lieutenant, 1898-1899).
Political Party: Nonpartisan
Offices Held: St. Paul Municipal Court Judge. 2nd Judicial District Judge (1915-1943).
Notes: Hanft was a former assistant Ramsey County Attorney.
Sources: Minnesota Historical Society Death Certificate Index (1949-MN-026099). Minnesota in the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection, by Franklin F. Holbrook (p. 199). Minneapolis Morning Tribune, June 17, 1949 (p. 17).
Photo of Hugo O. Hanft
Photo of Hugo O. Hanft
The Appeal, November 7, 1914 (p. 3).

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
1 1 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
06/16/1924 Supreme Court Chief Justice Primary Nonpartisan 41,475 10.18% Lost