HOLMES, CHARLES HORACE, a Representative from New York;
born in Albion, Orleans County, N.Y., October 24, 1827;
attended the public schools, Albion (N.Y.) Academy and was graduated from the Albany Law School;
was admitted to the bar in 1855 and commenced practice in Albion;
elected as a Republican to the Forty-first Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Noah Davis and served from December 6, 1870, to March 3, 1871;
was not a candidate for renomination;
resumed the practice of law in Albion, N.Y., where he died October 2, 1874;
interment in Mount Albion Cemetery.