Charles W. Walton (New York)

Charles W. Walton (November 13, 1875 – March 19, 1945) was an American lawyer and politician from New York.

Charles W. Walton
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Member of the New York State Senate
In office
1915–1922
Constituency27th, 29th Districts
Personal details
Born(1875-11-13)November 13, 1875
Olive Branch, New York
DiedMarch 19, 1945(1945-03-19) (aged 69)
Kingston, New York
Political partyRepublican
OccupationLawyer, politician

LifeEdit

He was the son of James Walton and Ida (Terwilliger) Walton. He attended Kingston Academy. Then he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1897, and practiced in Kingston, New York.

Walton was a member of the New York State Senate from 1915 to 1922, sitting in the 138th, 139th, 140th, 141st (all four 27th D.), 142nd, 143rd, 144th and 145th New York State Legislatures (all four 29th D.).

During the 1930s, he was Secretary of the New York State Bar Association.

He died in Kingston on March 19, 1945, after an illness of several weeks.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Charles W. Walton, Former Senator, Died Here Monday". Kingston Daily Freeman. March 20, 1945. p. 3. Retrieved January 5, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.
New York State Senate
Preceded by
Abraham J. Palmer
New York State Senate
27th District

1915–1918
Succeeded by
Caleb H. Baumes
Preceded by
George B. Wellington
New York State Senate
29th District

1919–1922
Succeeded by
Arthur F. Bouton