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Charles William Garfield

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Charles William Garfield, American banker. Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1881-1882, State Board Agriculture, 12 years.

Background

Garfield, Charles William was born on March 14, 1848 in Milwaukee. Son of Samuel Marshall and Harriet Eliza (Brown) Garfield.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Michigan State Agricultural College, 1870, and Master of Science, 1873, Doctor of Laws, 1917.

Career

1 daughter, Deborah (wife of Professor A. J. Decker). Teacher, Michigan Agricultural College, 1873-1877, since farmer, teacher of agriculture, horticulture and forestry, business manitoba Chairman Executive Committee Grand Rapids Savings Bank. President Grand Rapids Calendar Company.

Honorary chairman Grand Rapids City Planning Commission.

Membership

Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1881-1882, State Board Agriculture, 12 years.

Connections

Married Jessie Robertson Smith, of Scotland, November 24, 1897.

father:
Samuel Marshall Garfield

mother:
Harriet Eliza (Brown) Garfield

spouse:
Jessie Robertson Smith