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Charles Warren Lippitt

  • Birth 8 Oct 1846 Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Death 4 Apr 1924 Harmon, Westchester County, New York, USA
  • Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Plot Group 260 Lot 1
  • Memorial ID 22519478

Rhode Island Governor. The son of another Rhode Island Governor, Henry Lippitt, he graduated from Brown University in 1865. He worked in the family textile manufacturing business and also as his father's chief of staff during his term as Governor from 1875 to 1877. He was the Republican Governor of Rhode Island from 1895 to 1897 and it was during his term, in 1896, that the cornerstone for the current Rhode Island State House was laid.

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  • Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
  • Added: 28 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22519478
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Warren Lippitt (8 Oct 1846–4 Apr 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22519478, citing Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .