Frank C. Millspaugh

Frank Crenshaw Millspaugh ( born January 14, 1872 in Shawneetown, Illinois, † July 8, 1947 in Joplin, Missouri ) was an American politician. In the years 1921 and 1922 he represented the State of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Frank Millspaugh attended the public schools of his home. In 1891 he went to New Orleans, where he worked in the grain trade. This, he performed in the following years in Chicago, St. Louis and Canton ( Missouri). Between 1900 and 1921, Millspaugh worked in the banking industry. Politically, he was a member of the Republican Party. In 1912 he took part in the regional convention in Missouri as a delegate. Between 1915 and 1919 he served as mayor of Canton.

In the congressional elections of 1920, Millspaugh was the first electoral district of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Milton A. Romjue (Democratic Party) on March 4, 1921. Since he lost in 1922 against Romjue, he stepped before the regular end of its term on December 5, 1922 by his mandate back.

In the years 1923 and 1924, Millspaugh was Finance Minister of the State of Missouri. In 1925 he moved to Jefferson City, where he worked in the real estate business. From 1942 until his death on July 8, 1947, Frank Millspaugh district judge in Jasper County.