Charles Henry Dietrich

Charles Henry Dietrich

Birth
Aurora, Kane County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Apr 1924 (aged 70)
Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 7262369 · View Source
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U.S. Senator, Nebraska Governor. Born in Aurora, Illinois, he moved to South Dakota, in 1875, engaged in mercantile pursuits, then settled in Hastings, Nebraska, in 1878 and founded the German National Bank. In 1901, he was elected as a Republican the 11th Governor of Nebraska. Upon his election to the U.S. Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Monroe L. Hayward, he resigned as governor and served in the senate (1901-05). Not a candidate for reelection, he then retired from political life. He died at age 70 in Hastings, Nebraska.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 14 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7262369
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Henry Dietrich (26 Nov 1853–10 Apr 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7262369, citing Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .