Fred Carsten

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Fred Carsten
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Member of the Nebraska Legislature
from the 3rd district
In office
Succeeded byWilliam Allan Metzger
Member of the Nebraska Senate
from the 2nd district
In office
Preceded byW.B. Banning
Personal details
BornNovember 25, 1886
Avoca, Nebraska
DiedMarch 25, 1945(1945-03-25) (aged 58)
Avoca, Nebraska
Political partyDemocratic
ChildrenCalvin Carsten

Fred Carsten (November 25, 1886 – March 25, 1945) was a Democratic politician from Avoca, who served in the final session of the Nebraska Senate and the first session of the Unicameral Nebraska Legislature. He was defeated for re-election in 1940 by William Allan Metzger. His son, Calvin Carsten, was later elected to the Legislature in 1970.[1]


  1. "Senator Carsten Is Concerned With Legislative Business The Year 'Round," Plattsmouth Journal, Jun. 26, 1975