Charles Q. Tirrell
|Charles Quincy Tirrell|
|Charles Q. Tirrell circa 1908|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 4th district
March 4, 1901 – July 31, 1910
|Member of the Massachusetts Senate|
|Member of the Massachusetts
House of Representatives
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.
- Who's who in State Politics, 1908, Boston, MA: Practical Politics, (1908), p. 21.
- Who's who in State Politics, 1908 Practical Politics (1908) p. 21.
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