|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Wisconsin's 3rd district
January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1981
|Vernon Wallace Thomson|
|Member of the Wisconsin State Assembly|
|Born||April 27, 1926|
|Died||February 2, 2017 (aged 90)|
In 1959, he wed Lorayne Reiten, to whom he would be married until his death in 2017.
He served in the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1966 to 1975 and again from 1989 to 1997.
He served three terms in the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 1981, representing Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district--the first Democrat to hold this seat in 66 years. He served as part of the 94th, 95th and 96th United States Congresses.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Vernon Wallace Thomson
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district
January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1981