Charles Goodwin Bennett


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Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 25 May 1914 (aged 50)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Greenwood Shade Section, Lot 173
Memorial ID 19970 View Source

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from the New York Law School, in 1882, was admitted to the bar and proceeded to practice law in Brooklyn, New York. In 1895, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth and Fifty-fifth Congresses, serving until 1899. An unsuccessful candidate for election, he was active business pursuits and served as Secretary to the United States Senate, (1900-12). He then lived in retirement until his death at age 50.

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  • Added: 29 Jan 2001
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