Charles Q. Tirrell

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Charles Quincy Tirrell
Charles Q. Tirrell.jpg
Charles Q. Tirrell c. 1905
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 4th district
In office
March 4, 1901 – July 31, 1910
Preceded byGeorge W. Weymouth
Succeeded byJohn Joseph Mitchell
Member of the Massachusetts Senate[1]
In office
Member of the Massachusetts
House of Representatives[1]
In office
Presidential Elector[1]
In office
Personal details
Born(1844-12-10)December 10, 1844
Sharon, Massachusetts
DiedJuly 31, 1910(1910-07-31) (aged 65)
Natick, Massachusetts
Political partyRepublican
Alma materDartmouth

Charles Quincy Tirrell (December 10, 1844 – July 31, 1910) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

Born in Sharon, Massachusetts, Tirrell attended the common schools and studied law at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, where he graduated in 1866. He served as principal of Peacham (Vermont) Academy for one year and of the high school at St. Johnsbury, Vermont, for two years. He was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Boston, Massachusetts. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1872. He moved to Natick, Massachusetts, in 1873. He served in the State senate in 1881 and 1882.

Tirrell was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-seventh and to the four succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1901, until his death in Natick, July 31, 1910. He was interred in Dell Park Cemetery.

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  1. ^ a b c Who's who in State Politics, 1908, Boston, MA: Practical Politics, 1908, p. 21.


  • Who's who in State Politics, 1908 Practical Politics (1908) p. 21.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
George W. Weymouth
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

March 4, 1901 – July 31, 1910
Succeeded by
John J. Mitchell