|Name||Charles F. Carpentier|
East Moline, Illinois , United States
|| September 19, 1896
|Died||April 03, 1964
Aug 21, 2017 03:54am
|Info||East Moline City Council, 1925-1929 |
Mayor of East Moline 1929-1938
State Senate 1939-1952
Secretary of State 1953-1964
of East Moline, Rock Island County, Ill. Born in Moline, Rock Island County, Ill., September 19, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of East Moline, Ill., 1929-39; member of Illinois state senate 33rd District, 1939-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940 (alternate), 1956, 1960; secretary of state of Illinois, 1953-64; died in office 1964. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Eagles; Elks; Foresters; Knights of Columbus; Moose; Rotary. Died, while seeking the Republican nomination for Governor, April 3, 1964. Interment at Catholic Cemetery, East Moline, Ill.
Father of Senator Don Carpentier.