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Charles H. Bell

Born: 1823 AD
Died: 1893 AD, at 69 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Senator


1823 - Born on the 18th of November in Chester, New Hampshire as on of the ten children of Governor John Bell.

         - Attended Pembroek Academy.

1837 - Attended Phillips Exeter Academy with one year.

1844 - Graduated from Dartmouth College, Class of 1844.

         - Read law for three years.

1847 - Admitted to the New Hampshire Bar.

1848-1854 - Practiced law first in Chester then at Great Falls.

1854-1868 - Practiced law at Exeter.

1856-1866 - Served as Solicitor for Rockingham County.

         - Served New Hampshire in both the state House of Representatives and Senate, as a U.S. Senator, and as Governor.

1860 - Speaker of the House.

1864 - President of the Senate.

1893 - Died on the 12th of November in Exeter, New Hampshire.


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