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Charles Martin Borchers
Birth: Nov. 18, 1869
Lockville
Fairfield County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1946
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1897, commenced law practice in Decatur, Illinois and served as Mayor of Decatur, 1909 to 1911. In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress, serving until 1915. A unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed legal practice and again served as Mayor of Decatur, 1919 to 1923.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Alice Bowman Borchers (1870 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  Albert Webber Borchers (1906 - 1989)*
  Robert B. Borchers (1913 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Frantz Cemetery
Oakley
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29369509
Charles Martin Borchers
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Charles Martin Borchers
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- Cori Hoag
 Added: Apr. 3, 2014

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013
Charles was the son of Frederick William Borchers and Saluda Hummell, both of Fairfield county, Ohio.
- kpet
 Added: Apr. 7, 2013
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