100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



M. J. Walsh

OCCUPATION: Miner from Nome

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 04/08/1882 Balinade, Cork County, Ireland

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, Board of Regents, University of Alaska;
Grand President, Pioneers

OTHER: Member of the Alaska Statehood Commission;
Delegate to the Alaska Constitutional Convention

EDUCATION: College/University: University of Alaska, honorary Doctor of Laws

SPOUSE: W. Louise Forsythe

CHILDREN: Joseph, Eileen, James, Pearse, Ann, Kevin, Kathleen, Noreen, Patricia, Mary Erin

EMPLOYMENT: Gold Prospector, Nome, Alaska;
City Clerk, Nome, Alaska;
Member, Territorial Board of Education, Alaska