Charles Dyer Beckwith

Charles Dyer Beckwith

Birth
Saratoga County, New York, USA
Death 27 Mar 1921 (aged 82)
Columbia County, New York, USA
Burial Chatham Center, Columbia County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 12140091 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving to Paterson, New Jersey, in 1860, he engaged in the manufacture of iron, was member of the board of aldermen in 1882 and was Mayor of Paterson, (1885-89). In 1889, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-first Congress, serving until 1891. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his manufacturing pursuits. He then returned to New York in 1897 and engaged in the management of his farm until his death at age 82.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 12140091
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Dyer Beckwith (22 Oct 1838–27 Mar 1921), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12140091, citing Chatham Center Rural Cemetery, Chatham Center, Columbia County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .