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Ragnvald Anderson Nestos
Birth: Apr. 12, 1877
Hordaland County, Norway
Death: Jul. 5, 1942
Minot
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Governor of North Dakota. Served as Governor from 1921 to 1925. In 1893, Nestos came to North Dakota from Norway speaking no English. By 1904 he was a successsul lawyer in Minot, North Dakota. In 1921 Nestos was elected Governor in a recall election that removed Governor Lynn Frazier from office, and left a bitter gap between the political parties in North Dakota. But Nestos proved to be a successful Governor in North Dakota and won re-election in 1923. (bio by: Lisa) 
 
Burial:
Rosehill Memorial Park
Minot
Ward County
North Dakota, USA
Plot: Section 11, Block 5, Lot 6
 
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Originally Created by: Lisa
Record added: Mar 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7254466
Ragnvald Anderson Nestos
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Ragnvald Anderson Nestos
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Ragnvald Anderson Nestos
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