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Henry Anson Castle, American lawyer. member Minn.

Background

Castle, Henry Anson was born on August 22, 1841 in near Quincy, Illinois, United States. Son of Timothy Hunt and Julia A. (Boyd) Castle.

Education

A.M., McKendree College, Illinois, 1862. Private and sergeant major 73d Illinois Vols., 1862-1863. Captain 137th Illinois Vols., 1864.

Admitted to bar, 1864.

Career

In practice, Quincy, Illinois, 1864-1866, St. Paul, Minnesota, since 1866. Editor public of St. Paul Daily Dispatch, 1876-1885. Adjutant general Minnesota, 1875-1876.

Member Minnesota House of Representatives, 1873. Postmaster St. Paul, 1892-1896. Auditor United States Post Office Department, 1897-1904.

Counsel United States Postal Commission, 1907.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Army Mule and Other War Sketches, 1897. History of Saint Paul, 1911. History of Minnesota, 1915.

Membership

Member Minn.

Connections

Married Margaret Jaquess, April.

father:
Timothy Hunt Castle

mother:
Julia A. (Boyd) Castle

spouse:
Margaret Jaquess