Erik Enge

Erik Mathiassen Enge (3 March 1852 – 26 October 1933) was a Norwegian politician for the Free-minded Liberal Party and later the Agrarian Party. He served as Minister of Agriculture from 1912–1913.[2] From 1927–1930, he was the leader of the Agrarian Party. Enge was a farmer by profession.[3]

Erik Enge
Leader of the Agrarian Party
In office
1927–1930
Preceded byKristoffer Høgset
Succeeded byJens Hundseid
Leader of the Free-minded Liberal Party
In office
1915–1918
Preceded byWilliam Nygaard
Succeeded byBernt Holtsmark
Minister of Agriculture
In office
20 February 1912 – 31 January 1913
Prime MinisterJens Bratlie
Preceded byBernt Holtsmark
Succeeded byGunnar Knudsen
Member of the Norwegian Parliament
In office
1 January 1928 – 31 December 1930
ConstituencyOppland
In office
1 January 1910 – 31 December 1912
ConstituencyOppland
In office
1 January 1896 – 31 December 1906
ConstituencyOppland
Personal details
Born
Erik Mathiassen Enge

(1852-03-03)3 March 1852
Østre Gausdal, Oppland, United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway
Died26 October 1933(1933-10-26) (aged 81)
Political partyAgrarian
Free-minded Liberal
Spouse(s)
Else Olsdatter Hoft
(m. 1876)
[1]
ChildrenKinni Sandahl

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Family tree for Erik Mathiassen Enge/Else Olsdatter Gauper" (in Norwegian). 13 May 2020. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  2. ^ "Register of Persons "Norway's Governments since 1814"". Government.no. Retrieved 2011-05-11.
  3. ^ "Jens Bratlie's Government". Government.no. Retrieved 2011-05-11.