Charles Samuel Deneen Edit Profile
McKendree College; Union College, of Law. Northwestern Law School, Chicago, 111.
Admitted to bar, 1886. Practiced at Chicago, 1890-1904. Member Illinois House of Representatives, 1892.
Attorney for Sanitary District, Chicago, 1895-1896. State’s attorney Cook Company, Illinois, 1896-1904. Governor of Illinois, 1905-1909, 1909-1913.
Resumed practice of law at Chicago. Appointed United States Senator, February 25, 1925, to serve unexpired term of Honorary Medill McCormick, deceased, and elected to same office for term, 1925-1931. Resumed practice of law at Chicago.
Member: Masons 33°; Oriental Consistory, Englewood Comdry. Knight Templar; Ancient Free and Accepted Masons. Eastern Star; Knights of Pythias.
Mystic Shrine; Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Moose; Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. Sons of American Revolution.
111. State and Chicago Bar Associations. Bellevue, O.; 8. John A. and Anna (O’Toole) Dempsey. Education High School.
Assumption College; Western Reserve U. Business. College; Cleveland Law School. Admitted to law practice, 1907.
Entered Union League. Clubs: Hamilton. Exmoor Country, Beverly Country, Northwestern U.
Married Bina Day Maloney, May 10, 1891. Children: Charles Ashley, Dorothy (Mistress Allmand M. Blow), Frances (Mistress Carl Birdsall), Bina Day (Mistress Thomas W. House IV).