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Hjalmar Edwin Holmquist


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1908 Republican AD-53 2675 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: November 28, 1879 in Visby, Sweden
Married: Florence Howard (m. 1908)
Died: October 2, 1961 in Spokane, WA

1904-1906: Deputy County Clerk, San Mateo County
1909: Moved to Oregon immediately after session ended.

  • Source of confusion: It appears that another individual with a similar name ("John Hjalmar Holmquist" or "Hjalmar Johannes Holmquist") who was also born in Sweden in 1879 (in September) also died in Washington state. This Holmquist died at Darrington on January 21, 1922.

Source: California Blue Book (1909)
Source:History of the Bench and Bar of Oregon (1910)