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Charles Henry Dietrich
Birth: Nov. 26, 1853
Aurora
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 1924
Hastings
Adams County
Nebraska, USA

U.S. Senator, Nebraska Governor. Born in Aurora, Illinois, he moved to South Dakota, in 1875, engaged in mercantile pursuits, then settled in Hastings, Nebraska, in 1878 and founded the German National Bank. In 1901, he was elected as a Republican the 11th Governor of Nebraska. Upon his election to the U.S. Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Monroe L. Hayward, he resigned as governor and served in the senate (1901-05). Not a candidate for reelection, he then retired from political life. He died at age 70 in Hastings, Nebraska. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Slaker Dietrich (1852 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Charles H Dietrich (1887 - 1887)*
 
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Burial:
Parkview Cemetery
Hastings
Adams County
Nebraska, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 14, 2003
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Charles Henry Dietrich
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Charles Henry Dietrich
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- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Sep. 30, 2011

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Nov. 26, 2010
You were Governor then Senator just after my grand uncle John Roberts arrived in Wisner, Cuming County in 1898. I'll remember you both now.
- Brian Gower from Wales
 Added: Nov. 26, 2010
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