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Charles J. Colden

Charles J. Colden, American congressman. Member City Planning Association of Los Angeles (president 4 terms), Playground communications of Los Angeles.

Background

  • Colden, Charles J. was born on August 24, 1870 in on farm, Peoria Company, Illinois, United States. Son of John Wesley and Susan Harriett (Gingrich) Colden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Country College, Stanberry, Missouri, 1893.

    Career

    • 1 son, Charles J. Teacher in common schools, 1889-1896. Editor public Parnell (Missouri) Sentinel, 1896-1900. Established Nodaway Forum, Maryville, Missouri, 1901, sold out interest, 1907.

      In building business, Kansas City, Missoury, 1908-1911. Realty investment business San Pedro, California, 1912-1923. Retired. Elected to Missouri Assembly, 1901-1903.

      Member Los Angeles City Council, 1925-1929. Appointed member and president Los Angeles Harbor Commission, 1923. Member 73d and 74th Congresses (1933-1937), 17th California District.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member City Planning Association of Los Angeles (president 4 terms), Playground communications of Los Angeles.
    • Los Angeles City Council , United States
      January 1, 1925 - January 1, 1929

    • Los Angeles Harbor Commission , United States
      January 1, 1923

    • 73d and 74th Congresses , United States
      July 1, 1933 - January 1, 1937

    • California City Planning , United States

    • Playground Community of Los Angeles , United States

    • Missouri House of Representatives , United States
      January 1, 1901 - January 1, 1905

    Connections

    • Married Jessie F. McGrew, August 16, 1891.; married second, Clara Norman, February 12, 1914. Children: Archie John, Vi June (Mistress Lester L. Hawthorne), Abbie Bel.
    • father: John Wesley Colden
    • mother: Susan Harriett (Gingrich) Colden
    • spouses: Jessie F. McGrew
    • Clara Norman
    • children: Archie John Colden
    • Vi June Colden (Mistress Lester L. Hawthorne)
    • Abbie Bel Colden
    Charles Colden
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    Born August 24, 1870
    Died April 15, 1938
    (aged 67)
    Nationality
    • January 1, 1889 - January 1, 1896
      Teacher, Common Schools
      United States
    • January 1, 1896 - January 1, 1900
      Editor and Publisher, Parnell (Missouri) Sentinel
      United States
    • January 1, 1901
      Establisher, Nodaway Forum, Maryville
      United States
    • January 1, 1905 - January 1, 1908
      President of the Board, State Teachers College
      United States
    • January 1, 1908 - January 1, 1911
      Building Business
      Arkansas City, Arkansas, United States
    • January 1, 1912 - January 1, 1923
      Realty Investment Business
      California, United States
    • January 1, 1922 - January 1, 1924
      President, San Pedro Chamber of Commerce
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