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C. W. Kendall

Union Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-04-1861 Union Democratic AD-12 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Charles West Kendall
Born: April 22, 1828 in Searsmont, Maine
Died: June 25, 1914 in Mount Rainier, Maryland

1855-1859: Editor and Proprietor, San Jose Tribune
1871-1875: Member, United States House of Representatives [Nevada]
1892-1914: Assistant Librarian, Interstate Commerce Commission

  • NEVADA: Kendall was the fourth Member of Congress from Nevada after statehood.

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []