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 Charles Warren Lippitt

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Charles Warren Lippitt Famous memorial

Birth
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 4 Apr 1924 (aged 77)
Harmon, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Plot Group 260 Lot 1
Memorial ID 22519478 View Source

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.

Bio by: Jen Snoots


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
  • Added: 28 Oct 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 22519478
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/22519478/charles-warren-lippitt : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Warren Lippitt (8 Oct 1846–4 Apr 1924), Find a Grave Memorial ID 22519478, citing Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .