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Charles H. Sloan

ex-congressman.

Charles H. Sloan, American ex-congressman. member firm Sloans, Keenan & Corbitt; member Nebraska Senate, 1894-1896; member 62d to 65th Congresses (1911-1919), and 71st Congress (1929-1931), 4th Nebraska District (was; Member American and Nebraska State bar associations; Mason (K.T., Scottish Rite).

Background

Sloan, Charles H. was born on May 2, 1863 in Monticello, Iowa, United States. Son of James W. and Elizabeth (Magee) S. (Scotch-Irish parents).

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iowa State Agricultural College, 1884, Master of Agriculture, 1935.

Career

Superintendent schools, Fairmont, Nebraska, 1884-1887. Admitted to bar, 1887. Practiced at Fairmont, 1887-1891, Geneva since 1891.

Member firm Sloans, Keenan & Corbitt. Chairman of the Board Geneva State Bank. County attorney, Fillmore County, Nebraska, 2 terms, 1891-1895.

Member Nebraska Senate, 1894-1896. Member 62d to 65th Congresses (1911-1919), and 71st Congress (1929-1931), 4th Nebraska District (was member Ways and Means Committee abt. 4 years). Author and advocate of legislation for eradication of tuberculosis in cows and of hog cholera.

Works

  • Author and advocate of legislation for eradication of tuberculosis in cows and of hog cholera.

Religion

The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of manitoba.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

Bible is the primary source of theology and doctrine, with three others being tradition, reason and experience.

Membership

Member firm Sloans, Keenan & Corbitt. Member Nebraska Senate, 1894-1896. Member 62d to 65th Congresses (1911-1919), and 71st Congress (1929-1931), 4th Nebraska District (was.

Member American and Nebraska State bar associations. Mason (K.T., Scottish Rite).

Connections

Married Emma M. Porter, October 1, 1889. Children: Ethel, Frank Blaine (deceased), Charles Porter, William McKinley.

father:
James W. Scotch-Irish

mother:
Elizabeth (Magee) S. (Scotch-Irish

spouse:
Emma M. Porter

children:
Ethel Sloan

Frank Blaine Sloan (deceased)

Charles Porter Sloan

William McKinley Sloan