1890 – Carl G. Bachmann was born 14th of May in Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia.
1908 – Attended the public schools; was graduated from Linsly Institute, Wheeling, West Virginia.
1913 – Studied in Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pa., for two years.
1914 – Married Susan Louise Smith. They had three children: Charles F., Gilbert S. and Susan Jane.
1915 – Graduated from law school at West Viginia University and commenced practice in Wheeling.
1917 – Appointed assistant prosecuting attorney of Ohio County
1921-1925 – Elected prosecuting attorney.
1925-1933 – He was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-ninth and to the three succeeding Congresses
1947 – Served Mayor of Wheeling West Virginia until 1951.
1980 – He died 22nd of January in Wheeling West Virginia.