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pharmacist

Christopher Marshall, Irish pharmacist. member Committee of Safety, Lancaster, Pa.

Background

Marshall, Christopher was born on November 6, 1709 in Dublin, Ireland.

Career

Born in Dublin, Ireland, he went to America in 1727, settled in Philadelphia and worked as a chemist and pharmacist. Marshall is best known for The Remembrancer, a diary he kept during the Revolution, which was not published until 1839 (edited by William J Duane) as Extracts from the Diary of Christopher Marshall, 1774-1781. He died in Philadelphia.

Membership

Member Committee of Safety, Lancaster, Pa.

Connections

Married second, Abigail, 1782.

spouse:
Abigail