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Charles Webster Bell

Charles Webster Bell, American congressman. member State Senate, California, 1907-1912, when elected; Mason.

Background

  • Bell, Charles Webster was born on June 11, 1857 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Matthew and Elizabeth Emma Bell.

  • Education

    • Education public and private schools.

    Career

    • Removed to California, 1877. Engaged in fruit farming, later real estate business. County clerk, Los Angeles County, 1899-1803.

      Member State Senate, California, 1907-1912, when elected member 63d Congress, 9th California District Progressive.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member State Senate, California, 1907-1912, when elected.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth May Dillman, June 1, 1894.
    • father: Matthew Bell
    • mother: Elizabeth Emma Bell
    • spouse: Elizabeth May Dillman
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    Born June 11, 1857
    Died April 19, 1927
    (aged 69)
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