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Stearns, Charles Thomas



Map of Saint Anthony
Saint Anthony, MN

Territorial Council 1854-55 (District 3)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Hennepin, Ramsey

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: 1/9/1807 Date of Death: 5/22/1898
Birth Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts Birth County: Berkshire Birth Country: United States
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Gender:  Male Religion:  Not Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):  Saint Anthony

Occupation (when first elected):  None Listed

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GENERAL NOTES

He moved from Illinois to St. Anthony, Minnesota in 1849. He moved to St. Cloud, Minnesota in 1855 or 1856. He moved to Mobile, Alabama in 1870. He then moved to New Orleans, Louisiana.

Stearns County, Minnesota was named after him.

He was the last survivor of the founders of the Masonic Grand Lodge of Minnesota. (Minnesota Place Names)

He died in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Legislative Session: 6th Territorial (1855)   Session Details
Body: Territorial Council Elected: 10/12/1853 Term of Office: 1/4/1854 to 1/1/1856
District: 03 Residence: Saint Anthony
Counties Represented: Hennepin, Ramsey
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Engrossed Bills (Chair)
Internal Improvements
Judiciary
Legislative Expenditures (Chair)

Legislative Session: 5th Territorial (1854)   Session Details
Body: Territorial Council Elected: 10/12/1853 Term of Office: 1/4/1854 to 1/1/1856
District: 03 Residence: Saint Anthony
Counties Represented: Hennepin, Ramsey
Occupation: None Listed
Party: Not Available
Committees:
Agriculture and Manufactures
Internal Improvements
Militia (Chair)
Territorial Roads

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