Russell Judson Waters (1843 - 1911)

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Birthplace: Halifax, Windham, Vt.
Death: Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
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About Russell Judson Waters

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Russell Judson Waters (June 6, 1843 - September 25, 1911) was a U.S. Representative from California.

Born in Halifax, Vermont, Waters moved with his parents to Franklin County, Massachusetts, in 1846. He attended the district schools. Learned the machinist's trade in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts. He taught school at Charlemont Center, Massachusetts. He was graduated from Franklin Institute (later Arms Academy), Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, where he later was professor of Latin and mathematics. He moved to Chicago, Illinois, in 1867. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1868 and practiced in Chicago until 1886. He moved to California and settled in Redlands in 1886. City attorney of Redlands in 1888. He moved to Los Angeles in 1894. He served as president of the Pasadena Consolidated Gas Co.. Treasurer of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, vice president of the Citizens' Bank, and connected with many public institutions.

Waters was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1899-March 3, 1901). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1900. He resumed banking as president of the Citizens' National Bank, Los Angeles. He served as president of the California Cattle Co., San Jacinto, California from 1903 to 1911. He served as president of the San Jacinto Water Co. in 1910 and 1911. He died in Los Angeles, California, September 25, 1911. He was interred in Hollywood Cemetery.

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Russell Judson Waters, US Congress's Timeline

1843
June 6, 1843
Halifax, Windham, Vt.
1869
November 25, 1869
Age 26
1871
1871
Age 27
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
1873
June 28, 1873
Age 30
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
1876
March 16, 1876
Age 32
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
1877
November 27, 1877
Age 34
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
1886
June 23, 1886
Age 43
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
1889
January 21, 1889
Age 45
Redlands, CA
1911
September 25, 1911
Age 68
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA