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lawyer , seminary president

Charles Butler, American lawyer, seminary president. member of council University City New York, 1836.

Background

Butler, Charles was born on January 15, 1802 in Kinderhook Landing, New York, United States. Son of Medad and Hannah (Tylee) Butler.

Education

Honorary Doctor of Laws Wabash College, 1853.

Career

Deputy clerk State Senate, 1822. Admitted to New York bar, 1824. A founder Hobart College.

Assistant district attorney Albany County. A founder Union Theological Seminary, 1836, member 1st board directors, president Seminary, 1870-1897. Member of council University City New York, 1836.

Membership

Member of council University City New York, 1836.

Connections

Married Eliza Ogden, October 10, 1825.

father:
Medad Butler

mother:
Hannah (Tylee) Butler

spouse:
Eliza Ogden