Charles Edward Hooker (April 9, 1825 – January 8, 1914) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Union, South Carolina, Hooker was raised in Laurens District, South Carolina. He attended the common schools, and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1846. He was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced practice in Jackson, Mississippi.He served as district attorney of the river district 1850-1854. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1859. On December 15, 1860, he was dispatched by the state of Mississippi to South Carolina as a secession commissioner, described by one Mississippi newspaper as "a fire-eater of the most ultra disunion stripe." He resigned to enter the Confederate States Army as a private during the Civil War.He became lieutenant and later c

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  • Charles Edward Hooker (* 9. April 1825 in Union, Union County, South Carolina; † 8. Januar 1914 in Jackson, Mississippi) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1875 und 1903 vertrat er mehrfach den Bundesstaat Mississippi im US-Repräsentantenhaus. (de)
  • Charles Edward Hooker (April 9, 1825 – January 8, 1914) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Union, South Carolina, Hooker was raised in Laurens District, South Carolina. He attended the common schools, and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1846. He was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced practice in Jackson, Mississippi.He served as district attorney of the river district 1850-1854. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1859. On December 15, 1860, he was dispatched by the state of Mississippi to South Carolina as a secession commissioner, described by one Mississippi newspaper as "a fire-eater of the most ultra disunion stripe." He resigned to enter the Confederate States Army as a private during the Civil War.He became lieutenant and later captain in the First Regiment of Mississippi Light Artillery. He was promoted to the rank of colonel of cavalry. Hooker was elected attorney general of Mississippi in 1865 and the same year was removed with the other officers of the State by the military authorities. Hooker was again elected to the position in 1868. He resumed the practice of law in Jackson, Mississippi. Hooker was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1883). He served as delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1884. Hooker was elected to the Fiftieth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1887 – March 3, 1895). Hooker was again elected to the Fifty-seventh Congress (March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1903). He continued the practice of law in Jackson, Mississippi, where he died January 8, 1914. He was interred in Greenwood Cemetery. (en)
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  • Charles Edward Hooker (* 9. April 1825 in Union, Union County, South Carolina; † 8. Januar 1914 in Jackson, Mississippi) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1875 und 1903 vertrat er mehrfach den Bundesstaat Mississippi im US-Repräsentantenhaus. (de)
  • Charles Edward Hooker (April 9, 1825 – January 8, 1914) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Union, South Carolina, Hooker was raised in Laurens District, South Carolina. He attended the common schools, and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1846. He was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced practice in Jackson, Mississippi.He served as district attorney of the river district 1850-1854. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1859. On December 15, 1860, he was dispatched by the state of Mississippi to South Carolina as a secession commissioner, described by one Mississippi newspaper as "a fire-eater of the most ultra disunion stripe." He resigned to enter the Confederate States Army as a private during the Civil War.He became lieutenant and later c (en)
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