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Lawyer

Charles Harrison Tweed, American lawyer.

Background

Tweed, Charles Harrison was born on September 26, 1844 in Calais, Maine, United States. Son of Honorary Harrison and Huldah Ann (Pond) Tweed.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1865, A.M., 1868. Studied law under Edmund H. Bennett and in law department, Harvard.

Career

Honorary William M. Evarts, October 27, 1881. Admitted to bar; entered office of Evarts, Southmayd & Choate. Partner in firm, 1874-1883.

Withdrew to become general counsel for the Central Pacific, the Chesapeake & Ohio, and associate railway corporations. When Southern Pacific Company was organized, became its general counsel. Co-partner in banking house of Speyer & Company, January 1, 1903-January 1, 1907.

Retired. Home: New York, New York.

Connections

Married Helen Minerva, d.

father:
Honorary Harrison Tweed

mother:
Huldah Ann (Pond) Tweed

spouse:
Helen Minerva