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Louis L. Emmerson

In office
January 14, 1929 – January 9, 1933
Lieutenant Fred Sterling
Preceded by Len Small
Succeeded by Henry Horner

In office
1917 – 1929
Governor Frank Orren Lowden
Len Small
Preceded by Lewis G. Stevenson
Succeeded by William J. Stratton

Born December 27, 1863(1863-12-27)
Albion, Illinois
Died February 4, 1941 (aged 77)
Mount Vernon, Illinois
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Ann Mathews

Louis Lincoln Emmerson (December 27, 1863 – February 4, 1941) was the Secretary of State of Illinois, 1917 to 1929. At the end of his term, he was elected the 27th Governor of Illinois, serving from 1929 to 1933. Emmerson was born in Albion, Edwards County, Illinois and died in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois. He was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Vernon.


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Political offices
Preceded by
Lewis Stevenson
Illinois Secretary of State
1917 – 1929
Succeeded by
William J. Stratton
Preceded by
Len Small
Governor of Illinois
Succeeded by
Henry Horner

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