Charles Winston Thompson

Charles Winston Thompson

Birth
Macon County, Alabama, USA
Death 20 Mar 1904 (aged 43)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 7418529 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Bryant and Stratton’s Business College, Kentucky, in 1878, engaged in mercantile pursuits and was president of the Bank of Tuskegee, Alabama. He was the Macon County superintendent of education (1886-88), appointed Lieutenant Colonel on the staff of Governor Joseph F. Johnston in 1896 and served as a member of the Alabama State Senate in 1898. In 1901, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-seventh and Fifty-eighth Congresses and served until his death at age 43 from pneumonia.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 6 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7418529
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Winston Thompson (30 Dec 1860–20 Mar 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7418529, citing Tuskegee City Cemetery, Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .