Charlotte Smallwood-Cook

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: pioneering prosecutor who was believed to have been the first woman elected as a district attorney in New York State as a 26-year-old in 1949 when she won a landslide victory and earned a three-year term as DA in rural Wyoming County, southeast of Buffalo, New York.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: April 17, 1922

 

Died: January 26, 2013

 

Location: Batavia, New York