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Charles Warren Stone

Charles Warren Stone, American congressman. Member S.R., American Academy Political and Social Science.

Background

  • Stone, Charles Warren was born on June 29, 1843 in Groton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Warren F. and Mary (Williams) Stone.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1863.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1866. In practice at Warren, Pennsylvania. Also interested in lumbering, oil producing and farming.

      County superintendent schools Warren County, Pennsylvania, 1865. Member Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1870-1871, Senate, 1877-1878. Lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania, 1879-1883.

      Secretary of the commonwealth, 1887-1890. Elected 51st Congress, 1890, for unexpired term (1890-1891) of L. F. Watson, deceased. Reëlected 52d to 55th Congresses (1891-1899), 27th Pennsylvania District.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member S.R., American Academy Political and Social Science.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Moorhead, January 30, 1868.
    • father: Warren F. Stone
    • mother: Mary (Williams) Stone
    • spouse: Elizabeth Moorhead
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    Died August 15, 1912
    (aged 69)
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