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Ragnvald A. Nestos

AKA Ragnvald Anderson Nestos

Born: 12-Apr-1877
Birthplace: Voss, Norway
Died: 15-Jul-1942
Location of death: Minot, ND
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Buried, Sunset Memorial Gardens, Minot, ND

Gender: Male
Religion: Lutheran [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of North Dakota, 1921-25

[1] Norwegian Lutheran Church of America.

Father: Anders Rognaldson Nestaas
Mother: Herborg Pedersdatter

    University: Mayville Normal School, Mayville, ND (1900)
University of Wisconsin (1902)
    Law School: University of North Dakota Law School (1904)

    Governor of North Dakota (23-Nov-1921 to 7-Jan-1925)
    North Dakota State Official State's Attorney, Ward County (1913-16)
    North Dakota State House of Representatives (1911-12)
    Nestos, Carroll & Herigstad Partner
    Independent Voters Association
    Delta Sigma Rho
    North Dakota Library Association President
    Phi Delta Theta Fraternity
    Rotary International
    State Bar Association of North Dakota 1904
    Young Men's Christian Association National Board of Directors
    Silver Buffalo 1942
    Naturalized US Citizen

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