Charles Lewis Beale
|Charles Lewis Beale|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 12th district
March 4, 1859 – March 3, 1861
|Preceded by||John Thompson|
|Succeeded by||Stephen Baker|
|Born||March 5, 1824
Canaan, New York
|Died||January 30, 1899 (aged 74)
Hudson, New York
|Alma mater||Union College|
Born in Canaan, New York, Beale graduated from Union College, Schenectady, New York, in 1844, where he had been a member of The Kappa Alpha Society. He studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1849.
Elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth Congress, Beale was a U. S. Representative for the twelveth congressional district of New York from March 4, 1859 to March 3, 1861). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1860 to the following Congress. He was a Presidential Elector in 1864. Afterwards, he became a delegate to the Union National Convention at Philadelphia in 1866 then resumed his law practice.
- "Charles Lewis Beale". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
- "Charles Lewis Beale". Govtrack US Congress. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
- "Charles Lewis Beale". The Political Graveyard. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
- "Obituary". New York Herald-Tribune (New York). 31 January 1899. p. 7.
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|United States House of Representatives|
|Representative of the 12th Congressional District of New York
March 4, 1859 to March 3, 1861