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Charles Creighton Carlin

Congressman

Charles Creighton Carlin, American congressman.

Background

Carlin, Charles Creighton was born on April 8, 1866 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. Son of William H. and Frances E. Carlin.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, National Law U., Washington, 1891.

Career

Carlin was elected as a Democrat to the Sixtieth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of John F. Rixey. He was reelected to the Sixty-first and to the five succeeding Congresses and served from November 5, 1907, to March 3, 1919, when he resigned before the commencement of the Sixty-sixth Congress, to which he had been reelected. He resumed the practice of law in Alexandria and Washington, D.C. He also engaged in the newspaper publishing business in Alexandria. He moved to Washington, D.C. in 1936 and continued the practice of law.

Connections

Married Lillian Broders, October 1891.

father:
William H.

mother:
Frances E. Carlin

spouse:
Lillian Broders