He was elected to the Federal Council on 13 December 1951 and died in office on 3 November 1958. He was affiliated to the Party of Farmers, Traders and Independents (BGB/PAI), now the Swiss People's Party.
- Profile of Markus Feldmann with election results on the website of the Swiss Federal Council.
- Stettler, Peter: Markus Feldmann in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland, 2005-02-14.
Eduard von Steiger
|Member of the Swiss Federal Council
| Succeeded by|
Friedrich Traugott Wahlen