Charles Barwig I

Charles Barwig I

Darmstadt, Stadtkreis Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany
Death 15 Feb 1912 (aged 74)
Mayville, Dodge County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Mayville, Dodge County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot Addition 2 Lot 26
Memorial ID 6822550 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany, immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1845 and settled in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He graduated from the Spencerian Business College, in 1857, engaged in the wholesale liquor business and was Mayor of Mayville, (1886-88). In 1889, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-first, Fifty-second and Fifty-third Congresses, serving until 1895. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he returned to his previous business interests until his death at age 74 in Mayville, Wisconsin.

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