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Andrews, Christopher Columbus "C.C."

Senate 1859-60 (District 20)

Party when first elected:  Not Available

Counties Served:  Benton, Meeker, Stearns

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: ??/??/1829
Birth Place: New Hampshire
Birth County:
Birth Country: United States
Date of Death: ??/??/1922
Gender: Male
Religion:
Reported Minority: None Reported
Other Names: C.C.
City of Residence (when first elected): Saint Cloud
Occupation (when first elected): Lawyer

EDUCATION

OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE

U.S. Executive Branch: United States Consul General (Brazil); 1??? to 1???
U.S. Executive Branch: United States Representative at the Court of Sweden/United States Diplomat (Sweden); 1??? to 1???
Military: 3rd Minnesota Infantry, Union Army (United States Civil War/War of the Rebellion; Siege of Vicksburg and Capture of Little Rock; Colonel, Brigadier General, and Brevet Major General); 1861 to 186?
State Board/Commission/Council: Minnesota State Forestry Board (Chief Fire Warden, First One); 1899 to 1???

FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Spouse: Single
Children:
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:

GENERAL NOTES

He came to Minnesota in 1857.

Total Days Served: 398

SESSIONS SERVED

2nd Legislative Session (1859-1860)

  Session Details
Body: Senate
District: 20
Elected: 10/11/1859
Residence: Saint Cloud
Term of Office: 12/7/1859 to 1/7/1861
Counties Represented: Benton, Meeker, Stearns
Occupation: Lawyer
Party: Not Available
Committees:
  • Education and Science
  • Judiciary
Articles & Books About
"First Forestry Commander." Minnesota Conservation Volunteer, March-April 2011, p. 17.