F. J. Mills

Frederick John " F. J. " Mills ( born April 29, 1865 in Topsham, Orange County, Vermont, † September 28, 1953 in Pasadena, California ) was an American politician. Between 1895 and 1897 he was Deputy Governor of the State of Idaho.


In 1886, Frederick Mills graduated from the University of Vermont. Later he worked in construction as an architect or contractor. He moved to Pocatello, Idaho, where he struck as a member of the Republican Party and a political career.

1894 Mills was elected to the side of William J. McConnell for Lieutenant Governor of Idaho. This post he held between January 4, 1895 January 7, 1897. Yet he was Deputy Governor and Chairman of the State Senate. At the same time he held the office of Minister of Construction (State Engineer of Idaho). He later worked in Montana and California also in the construction sector. Between 1916 and 1934 he worked for the company Southern Edison Company. After that he went into retirement. He died on September 28, 1953 in Pasadena.