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Lawyer

Charles Stetson Varian, American lawyer. Mason.

Background

Varian, Charles Stetson was born on September 10, 1846 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Miles Beach and Charlotte (Bartlett) Varian.

Education

Educated academics, Springfield and Urbana, O., and Urbana U. (non-graduate).

Career

Went from Cincinnati to San Francisco via Nicaragua, 1866. To Virginia City, Nevada, 1867. Company treasurer, Humbolt Company, Nevada, 1868-1869, also deputy internal revenue assessor and collector.

Company clerk, 1870-1872. Admitted to bar, 1872. Member State Senate, Nevada, 1872-1873, 1874-1875.

United State Attorneys, Nevada, 1876-1883. Member Nevada House of Representatives, from Washoe Company, 1883 (speaker of House). Assistant United State Attorneys, Utah, 1884-1887.

United State Attorneys, Utah, 1889-1903. Member Utah House of Representatives, 1894. Member Constitutional Convention, Utah, 1895.

Chairman Police and Fire Commission, Salt Lake City, 1896. Corporate Counsel, Salt Lake City, since 1912. Member State Prison Board of Corrections, 1917.

Democrat from 1896.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Florence L. Guthrie, July 29, 1871.

father:
Miles Beach Varian

mother:
Charlotte (Bartlett) Varian

spouse:
Florence L. Guthrie