Senator Charles Sumner-[1943]
(1811-1874)

 

Family Links

Senator Charles Sumner-[1943]

  • Born: 6 Jan 1811, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1 2
  • Died: 11 Mar 1874, Washington, D.C. at age 63 1 2
picture

bullet  General Notes:

Beverly Wilson Palmer, Editor Lucretia Mott Correspondence at Pomona College wrote on December 9, 1998 to Ms. Barbara Hodgkins Goon regarding her inquiry about whether Senator Charles Sumner of Massachusetts could be the father of Elizabeth Sumner.

"As former editor of the correspondence of U.S. Senator Charles Sumner (microfilm edition and two volumes of his selected letters), I am replying to your letter of December 1. And I fear that I have disappointing news for you. Charles sumner married only briefly in 1866, and had no children. The only sibling who had children was a sister by the name of Hastings."

picture

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1. Elected: Senator from Massachusetts from 1850 to 1874, 1851, Massachusetts. 1 2

2. Misc: Caned on the floor of the Senate in 1856 by Rep. Preston Brooks of South Carolina, 1856, Washington, D.C. 1


picture

Sources


1 Margie Monesmith, Photocopy of Letter dated 10 Feb 1986 from Margy Monesmith to Winnie De Coux Remington (Deanna Remington). Surety: 3

2 Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
Internet webpage http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=S001068
. Surety: 3

Explanation of Surety Levels

Compiled by Don Evan Appleby from the sources noted.
Send E-mail to deappleby@donevanappleby.com

This site is governed solely by applicable U.S. laws and governmental regulations. Use of this site constitutes your consent to application of such laws and regulations. Your use of the information on this site is subject to the terms of my Legal Notice. To Contact me or search this site, please see the links elsewhere at the bottom of this page.

All contents Copyright Don Evan Appleby 1998-2006. All Rights Reserved. 

Last update May 22, 2006


Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 21 May 2006 with Legacy 5.0 from Millennia