Jul. 1, 1823 Painted Post Steuben County New York, USA
Sep. 23, 1903 Lake Forest Lake County Illinois, USA
US Congressman, US Senator. He was elected as a Republican to represent Illinois' 1st, then 3rd Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1871 to 1877, and from 1881 to 1883. When General John A. Logan, Senator from Illinois, died in office in 1886, Charles B. Farwell was appointed to serve Senator Logan's unexpired term, serving in the United States Senate from 1887 to 1891.