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Charles Clinton Ellsworth
Birth: Jan. 29, 1824
West Berkshire
Franklin County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1899
Greenville
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA

U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced to practice law in Howell, Michigan. He was prosecuting attorney of Livingston County in 1849. He moved to Greenville, Michigan, in 1851, was the first president of the village in 1851, prosecuting attorney of Montcalm County in 1853 and a member of the Michigan State House of Representatives, (1852-54). During the Civil War, he served as a Major and Paymaster, with the Union Army. After the war, he elected as a Republican to the Forty-fifth Congress, serving (1877-79). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 75. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth E. Gay Ellsworth (1831 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Ida Ellsworth*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Greenville
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA
 
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Record added: May 16, 2003
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- Charlene MacKersie Sloan
 Added: Oct. 19, 2014

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
Charles Clinton Ellsworth was born in West Berkshire, VT to William Clement Ellsworth (#19732946) & Bethana Johnson (#19732917). Spouse was Elizabeth Gay (#5781976)
- mdemag
 Added: Jun. 29, 2012
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