Stanton Warburton

Stanton Warburton ( born April 13, 1865 Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, † December 24, 1926 in Boston, Massachusetts ) was an American politician. Between 1911 and 1913 he represented the State of Washington in the U.S. House of Representatives.


In 1868, Stanton Warburton moved with his parents to Cherokee, Iowa. There he attended the public schools. In 1888 he graduated from Coe College in Cedar Rapids. In the same year he moved to Tacoma, Washington Territory. After a subsequent study of law and its made ​​in 1889 admitted to the bar he began in Tacoma to work in his new profession.

Politically Warburton became a member of the Republican Party. Between 1896 and 1904 he sat in the Senate from Washington. In the congressional elections of 1910 he was in the second electoral district of his state in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of William W. McCredie on March 4, 1911. Since he has not been confirmed at the next elections in 1910, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until March 3, 1913.

After his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives Stanton Warburton moved back out of politics. In the following years he worked as a lawyer. He died on December 24, 1926 in Boston and was buried in Tacoma.