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Charles Hillyer Brand

Charles Hillyer Brand, American congressman. member Ga; member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Ga.


  • Brand, Charles Hillyer was born on April 20, 1861 in Loganville, Georgia, United States. Son of Egbert M. and Julia (Cooper) Brand.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of Georgia, 1881.


    • 1 daughter, Mary Caroline (Mistress P. H. Mell). Admitted to Georgia bar, 1882, and began practice at Lawrenceville. Solicitor general for Western Judicial Circuit, 1896-1904.

      Member Georgia Senate, 1894-1895 (president pro tem.). Appointed judge Superior Court of Georgia, 1906, to fill unexpired term, and 3 times elected, serving until 1917 (resigned). Member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Georgia District.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Presbyn


    Member Ga; member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Ga.


    • Married Estelle Winn, June 30, 1886 (died July 31, 1889).; married second, Mary Dixon Hutchins, June 6, 1901 (died January 25, 1913). Children: Luelle (Mistress.
    • father: Egbert M. Brand
    • mother: Julia (Cooper) Brand
    • spouses: Estelle Winn
    • Mary Dixon Hutchins
    • child: Luelle (Mrs Brand
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    Died March 17, 1933
    (aged 71)