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Charles William Garfield

Charles William Garfield, American banker. Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1881-1882, State Board Agriculture, 12 years.

Background

  • Garfield, Charles William was born on March 14, 1848 in Milwaukee. Son of Samuel Marshall and Harriet Eliza (Brown) Garfield.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Michigan State Agricultural College, 1870, and Master of Science, 1873, Doctor of Laws, 1917.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Deborah (wife of Professor A. J. Decker). Teacher, Michigan Agricultural College, 1873-1877, since farmer, teacher of agriculture, horticulture and forestry, business manitoba Chairman Executive Committee Grand Rapids Savings Bank. President Grand Rapids Calendar Company.

      Honorary chairman Grand Rapids City Planning Commission.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1881-1882, State Board Agriculture, 12 years.

    Connections

    • Married Jessie Robertson Smith, of Scotland, November 24, 1897.
    • father: Samuel Marshall Garfield
    • mother: Harriet Eliza (Brown) Garfield
    • spouse: Jessie Robertson Smith
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    Born March 14, 1848
    Died September 9, 1934
    (aged 86)
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