"Charles Buxton" was an England/English brewing/brewer, philanthropist, writer and member of Parliament.
Buxton was born in Cobham, Surrey, the third son of Sir Thomas Buxton, 1st Baronet, a notable brewer, MP and social reformer, and followed in his father's footsteps, becoming a partner in the brewery of Old Truman Brewery/Truman, Hanbury, Buxton, & Co in Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London, and then an MP. He served as Liberal Party (UK)/Liberal MP for Newport (Isle of Wight) (UK Parliament constituency)/Newport, Isle of Wight (1857–1859), Maidstone (UK Parliament constituency)/Maidstone (1859–1865) and East Surrey (UK Parliament constituency)/East Surrey (1865–1871). His son Sydney Buxton was also an MP and governor of South Africa.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous public servants! More Charles Buxton on Wikipedia.