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Charles Macalester

Charles Macalester, American financier, philanthropist.

Background

  • Macalester, Charles was born on February 17, 1798 in Phila. Son of Charles and Ann (Sampson) Macalester.

  • Education

    • Appointed government director 2d National Bank of the United States, 1834, 35, 37. A founder Philadelphia.

    Career

    • Director 2d National. Director Fidelity Ins. President St. Andrew’s Society, 1864-1873</td><tr><td class="label_burgverd11px"><b>Death</b></td></tr><tr><td> Died Philadelphia, Dec.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Connections

    • Married Eliza Lytle, 1824. Married second, Susan Wallace, 1841.
    • father: Charles Macalester
    • mother: Ann (Sampson) Macalester
    • spouses: Eliza Lytle
    • Susan Wallace
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    Born February 17, 1798
    Died December 9, 1873
    (aged 75)
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