Charles Elroy Townsend Edit Profile
Graduate Jackson High School, 1877. University of Michigan, 1877-1878.
Admitted to the bar, 1895, and practiced at Jackson, Michigan Register of deeds, Jackson County, 1886-1897. Delegate to Republican National Convention, 1888. Member Republican State Central Committee, 1898-1902.
Member 58th to 61st Congresses (1903-1911), 2d Michigan District. Reëlected to 62d Congress. Nominated in primary election, September 7, 1910, and elected by Legislature, January 18, 1911, United States senator, terms 1911-1917, 1917-1923.
Member International Joint Commission, March since 1923. Home: Jackson, Mich.
Member Rep; member 58th to 61st Congresses (1903-1911), 2d Michigan Dist. Member Internat.
Married Rena Paddock, September 1, 1880 (died 1920). Married second, Nannette B. Loomis, March 16, 1921.