Christopher Rhinelander Robert
Christopher Rhinelander Robert, American merchant, philanthropist. member exec.
Robert, Christopher Rhinelander was born on March 23, 1802 in Brook Haven, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, United States. Son of Daniel and Mary Tangier (Smith) Robert.
Established firm Robert & Williams, Importers sugar, cotton, tea, 1835-1862. President Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Company, 1858-1863. Superintendent Sunday School, elder Laight St.
President Del; made substantial anonymous gifts to Beloit and Hamilton colls.