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Charles Andrews

Charles Andrews was a United States Representative from Maine.

Background

  • He was born in Paris, Maine on February 11, 1814.

  • Career

    • He studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1837. He commenced practice in Turner, Maine before returning to Paris. He was elected as a member of the Maine House of Representatives 1839-1843, serving as speaker in 1842. He became clerk of the courts for Oxford County, Maine on January 1, 1845, serving three years. He was elected as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in Baltimore in 1848.

      He was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-second Congress and served from March 4, 1851, until his death in Paris on April 30, 1852. Interment is in Hillside Cemetery.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: United States Democratic Party

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    Died April 29, 1852
    (aged 38)
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    • 1837
      Lawer, Commenced practice
      United States of America, Maine, Paris
    • 1839 - 1843
      Member, Speaker, Maine House of Representatives
      Augusta, Maine, United States
    • January 1, 1845 - 1848
      Clerk, Courts for Oxford County
      United States of America, Maine, Paris
    • 1848 - 1848
      Delegate from Maine, Democratic National Convention
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • March 4, 1851 - April 29, 1852
      Congressman, 32th Congress of the Uniteв States
      Washington D.C., the United States

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      • 32th Congress of the Uniteв States
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