Charles Q. Tirrell

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Charles Quincy Tirrell
Charles Q. Tirrell Massachusetts Congressman circa 1908.png
Charles Q. Tirrell circa 1908[1]
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 4th district
In office
March 4, 1901 – July 31, 1910
Member of the Massachusetts Senate[1]
In office
1881–1882
Member of the Massachusetts
House of Representatives[1]
In office
1872–1872
Presidential Elector[1]
In office
1888–1888
Personal details
Born Sharon, Massachusetts
Political party Republican
Alma mater Dartmouth
Profession Attorney

Charles Quincy Tirrell (December 10, 1844 – July 31, 1910) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

Born in Sharon, Massachusetts, Tirrell attended the common schools and studied law at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, where he graduated in 1866. He served as principal of Peacham (Vermont) Academy for one year and of the high school at St. Johnsbury, Vermont, for two years. He was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Boston, Massachusetts. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1872. He moved to Natick, Massachusetts, in 1873. He served in the State senate in 1881 and 1882.

Tirrell was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-seventh and to the four succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1901, until his death in Natick, July 31, 1910. He was interred in Dell Park Cemetery.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Who's who in State Politics, 1908, Boston, MA: Practical Politics, 1908, p. 21. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Who's who in State Politics, 1908 Practical Politics (1908) p. 21.

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