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Charles Payson (?–1913)

Non-career appointee
States of Residence: Massachusetts, New York
  1. Third Assistant Secretary of State
    Appointed: June 11, 1878
    Entry on Duty: June 22, 1878
    Termination of Appointment: June 30, 1881
  2. Chargé d’Affaires (Denmark)
    Appointed: June 30, 1881
    Presentation of Credentials: August 12, 1881
    Termination of Mission: Left post. February 23, 1882
    • Commissioned during a recess of the Senate; recommissioned on October 29, 1881, after confirmation.