Charles Chamberlain


Charles Chamberlain Famous memorial

Locke Township, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
Death 25 Nov 2002 (aged 85)
Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Burial Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section F
Memorial ID 6972779 View Source

U.S. Congressman. After graduating from the University of Virginia, in 1941, he served in the United States Coast Guard during World War II, (1942-46). After the war, he was an Internal Revenue agent, United States Treasury Department, (1946-47) graduated from the University of Virginia Law School, in 1949, was admitted to the bar and was a lawyer in private practice. He was assistant prosecutor for Ingham County, Michigan, in 1950, city attorney of East Lansing and legal counsel to Michigan State Senate Judiciary Committee, (1953-54). He also was prosecuting attorney of Ingham County, (1955-56). In 1957, he was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-fifth Congress and to the next eight succeeding Congresses, serving until 1974. Not a candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law. He died from heart failure at age 85.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

Family Members



In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees



How famous was Charles Chamberlain?

Current rating:

27 votes

to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 30 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6972779
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Chamberlain (22 Jul 1917–25 Nov 2002), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6972779, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .