The Full Wiki

More info on Charles R. Buckalew

Charles R. Buckalew: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Charles Rollin Buckalew

In office
March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1869
Preceded by David Wilmot
Succeeded by John Scott

Born December 28, 1821
Fishing Creek Township, Pennsylvania, USA
Died May 19, 1899
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Permelia Wadsworth Buckalew
Profession Politician, Lawyer

Charles Rollin Buckalew (December 28, 1821 – May 19, 1899) was an American lawyer and Democratic party politician from Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. He served in the state senate and represented Pennsylvania in both the U.S. House and Senate. He was a graduate of Harford Academy, Susquehanna County, Pa. where he studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1843.

External links

United States Senate
Preceded by
David Wilmot
United States Senator (Class 1) from Pennsylvania
March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1869
Served alongside: Edgar Cowan and Simon Cameron
Succeeded by
John Scott
United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
John B. Storm
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district

March 4, 1887 – March 3, 1889
Succeeded by
Joseph A. Scranton
Preceded by
Edward Scull
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district

March 4, 1889 – March 3, 1891
Succeeded by
Simon P. Wolverton
Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Philo White
United States Minister Resident, Ecuador
20 September 1858–10 July 1861
Succeeded by
Frederick Hassaurek


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address