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Charles Hillyer Brand

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Charles Hillyer Brand, American congressman. member Ga; member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Ga.

Background

Brand, Charles Hillyer was born on April 20, 1861 in Loganville, Georgia, United States. Son of Egbert M. and Julia (Cooper) Brand.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Georgia, 1881.

Career

1 daughter, Mary Caroline (Mistress P. H. Mell). Admitted to Georgia bar, 1882, and began practice at Lawrenceville. Solicitor general for Western Judicial Circuit, 1896-1904.

Member Georgia Senate, 1894-1895 (president pro tem.). Appointed judge Superior Court of Georgia, 1906, to fill unexpired term, and 3 times elected, serving until 1917 (resigned). Member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Georgia District.

Membership

Member Ga; member 65th to 72d Congresses (1917-1933), 8th Ga.

Connections

Married Estelle Winn, June 30, 1886 (died July 31, 1889).; married second, Mary Dixon Hutchins, June 6, 1901 (died January 25, 1913). Children: Luelle (Mistress.

father:
Egbert M. Brand

mother:
Julia (Cooper) Brand

spouses:
Estelle Winn

Mary Dixon Hutchins

child:
Luelle (Mrs Brand