Viewing Judge Orrin E. Maxson (1862-1931).
Orrin Elrased Maxson moved to Marshall, Minnesota, in 1882, and was admitted to the bar the next year. He was twenty-one years old. In the fall of 1883, he moved to Canby and practiced law there until 1890, when he returned to Marshall. In 1892, he was elected Judge of the Probate Court of Lyon County. He was re-elected in 1894 and 1896. He chose not to run in 1898. Several years later, he moved again, this time to Sterling, Illinois, and later to Chicago, where he died on August 26, 1931, at age sixty-nine.