Legislation Quick Search
05/16/2021 11:22 PM
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/BiosHistory/MemBio.cfm?ID=6696&body=H

CHARLES TUBBS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1881-1882 Republican
1883-1884 Republican
 Counties   Tioga

Biography

07/11/1843 - 01/23/1913

TUBBS, Charles, a Representative from Tioga County; born in Osceola Township, Tioga County, Pa., July 11, 1843; graduated, Union College, NY, 1864; graduated, University of Michigan law department, 1867; school teacher; lawyer, farmer; transcribing clerk, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1869-1870); clerk, Osceola Township (8 years); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1881 and 1883 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1884); unsuccessful campaign, United States Senate (1899); appointed, Advisory Commission for the Preservation of the Public Records of Pennsylvania (1907); died, January 26, 1913 in Buffalo, Erie County, New York; interred, Fairview Cemetery, Osceola Township, Tioga County, Pennsylvania.

 

Bibliography

Tubbs, Charles.  Osceola in the War of the Rebellion:  An Address Delivered at Osceola Tioga County, PA, on Friday, May 30th, 1884.  Wellsboro, PA: Agitator Book and Job Print, 1885.

Tubbs, Charles.  The Centennial of Lycoming County, 1795-1895:  Historical Address.  Williamsport, PA: Gazette and Bulletin Printing House, 1896.

Tubbs, Charles.  Presbyterian Church at Elkland, PA:  A Brief History of its Early Years.  Knoxville, TN: s.n., 1901.

Tubbs, Charles.  The Wyoming Military Establishment, A History of the Twenty-Fourth Regiment of Connecticut Militia:  An Address before the Tioga Point Historical Society, delivered December 3rd, 1901 by Hon. Charles Tubbs.  Athens, PA: Athens Gazette, 1903.

Tubbs, Charles, compiler.  Bibliography of Tioga County, Pennsylvania:  1804-1903.  Wellsboro, PA: Charles Tubbs, 1904.

Tubbs, Charles.  James Strawbridge, Pioneer of Tioga County, Pennsylvania.  Wellsboro, PA: Agitator Print, 1906.

Tubbs, Charles.  Early Elkland, Pennsylvania, 1836-1844:  Reminiscences of Benson Tubbs.  Elkland, PA: Elkland Journal Print, 1909.

Tubbs, Charles.  Wellsboro and the Wells Family.  Wellsboro, PA: Advocate Print, 1909.