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Charles Evans Hughes

Charles Evans HughesAKA Charles Evans Hughes, Sr.

Born: 11-Apr-1862
Birthplace: Glens Falls, NY
Died: 27-Aug-1948
Location of death: Osterville, MA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, NY

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician, Judge
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Chief Justice, Presidential Candidate

Father: David Charles Hughes
Mother: Mary Catherine Connelly Hughes
Wife: Ellen Antoinette Carter (m. 5-Dec-1888)
Son: Charles Evans Hughes, Jr. (US Solicitor General, b. 30-Nov-1889, d. 21-Jan-1950)
Daughter: Helen Hughes (b. 11-Jan-1892, d. 1920 tuberculosis)
Daughter: Catherine Hughes Waddell (b. 11-Aug-1898)
Daughter: Elizabeth Evans Hughes Gossett (b. 1907, d. 21-Apr-1981 pneumonia)

    High School: (graduated at age 13)
    University: Colgate University
    University: Brown University (1881)
    Teacher: Delaware Academy, Delhi, NY (1881-82)
    Law School: LLB, Columbia Law School (1884)
    Professor: Cornell University (1891-93)

    US Supreme Court Justice Chief Justice (1930-41)
    US Secretary of State (1920-25)
    US Supreme Court Justice (1910-16, resigned to run for President)
    Governor of New York (1907-10)
    Hughes Hubbard & Reed Partner
    American Law Institute
    University Club of New York
    Delta Upsilon Fraternity
    Welsh Ancestry Paternal

Author of books:
Foreign Relations (1924, nonfiction)
The Pathway of Peace (1925, nonfiction)
The Supreme Court of the United States (1928, nonfiction)
Pan-American Peace Plans (1929, nonfiction)

Appears on postage stamps:
USA, Scott #1195 (4 cents, issued 11-Apr-1962)

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