Charles Eaton Haynes

Charles Eaton Haynes ( born April 15, 1784 in Brunswick, Mecklenburg County, Virginia; † August 29, 1841 ) was an American politician. Between 1825 and 1839 he represented two times the state of Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Charles Haynes drew even in his youth to Sparta, Georgia. There, he finished his school education. He then studied at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia medicine. After qualifying as a doctor he started in Georgia to work in his new profession. Center of the 1825er years he also began a career in politics as a supporter of Andrew Jackson.

In the congressional elections of 1824 he was the first electoral district of Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Joel Abbot on March 4, 1825. After two re- election he was able to complete in Congress until March 3, 1831 three legislative periods. These were overshadowed by the debate between supporters and opponents of President Jackson. It was mainly about the controversial implementation of the Indian Removal Act, which Nullifikationskrise with the State of South Carolina and banking policy of the President. Haynes was a member of the late 1820s, founded by Jackson Democratic Party.

In the years 1830 and 1832, Charles Haynes applied unsuccessfully to his fate and return to Congress. In the elections of 1834 he was elected as a Democrat for the ninth parliamentary mandate of Georgia again in the U.S. House of Representatives. There he broke on March 4, 1835 Seaborn Jones. After a re-election in 1836, he could spend up to 3 March 1839 two other legislative periods in Congress. After his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives Haynes is no longer politically have appeared. He died on August 29, 1841 and was buried in Sparta.