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Walter Glasco Charlton, American judge.

Background

Charlton, Walter Glasco was born on June 5, 1851 in Savannah, Georgia, United States. Son of Robert Milledge and Margaret (Shick) Charlton.

Education

Student of University of Virginia, 1869-1872.

Career

Assistant solicitorgen. Eastern Judicial Circuit of Georgia, 1873-1877. Solicitorgen. same, 1881-1885.

Alderman of Savannah 3 terms. Chairman Democratic Company Committee, Chatham Company, Georgia, 3 terms. Temporary chairman, Democratic State Convention, 1883.

President Congressional Convention 1st district, 1886. Then judge Superior Court, Eastern Judicial Circuit of Georgia President Georgia Society S.R., Georgia Society of the Cincinnati, Oglethorpe Monument Association of Georgia.

Connections

Married Mary Walton Johnston, February 11, 1874.

father:
Robert Milledge Charlton

mother:
Margaret (Shick) Charlton

spouse:
Mary Walton Johnston