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Charles Joseph Darlington

Charles Joseph Darlington, American organization executive. Member Glouscester-Salem council Boy Scouts American, since 1927, Woolstown-Pilesgrove Board Education, 1933-1948; member, since 1949.; Member Society Social Responsibility in Science, American Chemical Society, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Darlington, Charles Joseph was born on October 21, 1894 in Deleware County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jared and Marian Eliza (Shortlidge) Darlington.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Chemical Engineering, Swarthmore College, 1915, A.M. in Chemistry, 1916.

    Career

    • May 1929); children—Charles LeRoy, Robert Palmer. Married second, Eleanor Collins, June 25, 1932. Children—Jared Lloyd, Esther Collins (Mistress Alburt M. Rosenberg), Richard Benjamin.

      With Éleuthère Irénée duPont de Nemours & Company, 1916-1959, superintendent organic chemistry department, 1943-1959. Clerk, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, Society of Friends, 1954-1960. Member Friends Council Education, since 1936.

      Member American Friends Service Committee, since 1935, vice chairman, since 1963. Chairman Friends Committee National Legislation, since 1958. Member Woodstown (New Jersey) Council Churches, since 1938.

      Member general assembly National Council Chrs., since 1960.

    Membership

    Member Glouscester-Salem council Boy Scouts American, since 1927, Woolstown-Pilesgrove Board Education, 1933-1948. Member, since 1949.; Member Society Social Responsibility in Science, American Chemical Society, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Marie S. Bender, November 30, 1918 (deceased.; married second, Eleanor Collins, June 25, 1932. Children: Charles LeRoy, Robert Palmer.
    • father: Jared Darlington
    • mother: Marian Eliza (Shortlidge) Darlington
    • spouses: Marie S. Bender
    • Eleanor Collins
    • children: Charles LeRoy Darlington
    • Robert Palmer Darlington
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    Born October 21, 1894
    Died February 21, 1966
    (aged 71)
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