JOYCE, Charles Herbert, (1830 – 1916)

Nov 22nd, 1916 | By | Category: Joyce Biographies

JOYCE, Charles Herberta Representative from Vermont; born near Andover, England, January 30, 1830; immigrated to the United States in 1836 with his parents, who settled in Waitsfield, Vt.; attended Northfield Academy and Newbury Seminary; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1852 and commenced practice in Northfield, Vt.; State librarian for two years; district attorney for Washington County in 1857 and 1858; during the Civil War served in the Union Army as major and lieutenant colonel of the Second Vermont Volunteers; resumed the practice of law in Rutland, Vt.; member of the State house of representatives 1869-1871 and served as speaker in 1870 and 1871; elected as a Republican to the Forty-fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1875-March 3, 1883); was not a candidate for renomination in 1882; resumed the practice of his profession in Rutland, Vt.; later retired and resided in Pittsfield, Vt., until his death, November 22, 1916; interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Rutland, Vt.

 

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Birth: Jan. 30, 1830
Wherwell
Hampshire, England
Death: Nov. 22, 1916
Pittsfield
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Vermont’s 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1875 to 1883. Also served as a Member of the Vermont State House of Representatives in 1869.Family links:
Spouse:
Rouene M. Randall Joyce (1834 – 1902)*Children:
Charles P.F. Joyce (1866 – 1948)*

*Calculated relationship

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Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Plot: Section 24
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7180779

Charles Herbert Joyce

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