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Charles Monroe Start, American judge.

Background

Start, Charles Monroe was born on October 4, 1839 in Bakersfield, Vermont, United States. Son of Simeon Gould and Mary Sophia (Barnes) Start.

Education

Academic education, Bakersfield and Barre, Vermont. First lieutenant Company I, 10th Vermont Infantry, 1862. Removed to Rochester, Minnesota, 1863.

Career

Prospective attorney, Olmstead Company, Minnesota, 1868-1876. Attorney general of Minnesota, 1880-1881. Judge 3d Judicial District, 1881-1894.

Reëlected, 1894, for 6 years but resigned, January, 1895, having been elected chief justice Supreme Court of the Minnesota. Reëlected, 1900, 1906. Retired January 6, 1913.

Home: St. Paul, Minn.

Connections

Married Clara Wilson, August 10, 1865.

father:
Simeon Gould Start

mother:
Mary Sophia (Barnes) Start

spouse:
Clara Wilson