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Edmund Flagg

journalist , diplomat

Edmund Flagg, American journalist, diplomat.

Background

Flagg, Edmund was born on November 24, 1815 in Wiscasset, Maine, United States. Son of Edmund and Harriet (Payson) Flagg.

Education

Graduate Bowdoin College, 1835.

Career

Contributor to Daily Journal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1836-1861. Publisher Literary News Letter, Louisville, 1839. Editor Weekly Gazette, Marietta, O., 1842-1848.

Secretary to the United States minister in Berlin, 1849. United States consul to Venice, 1850-1852. Statistician unites states department of State, Washington, District of Columbia, 1854-1870.

Author: The Far West, 1838. Mutual Insurance, 1846. Edmond Dantes, 1849; Venice, the City of the Sea, 1797-1849, published 1853.

Report of the Commercial Relations of the United States with All Foreign Nations, 4 vols., 1856-1857. De Molai, 1888.

Works

  • Contributor to Daily Journal, Louisville, Kentucky, 1836-1861. Publisher Literary News Letter, Louisville, 1839. Editor Weekly Gazette, Marietta, O., 1842-1848.

    Secretary to the United States minister in Berlin, 1849. United States consul to Venice, 1850-1852. Statistician unites states department of State, Washington, District of Columbia, 1854-1870.

    Author: The Far West, 1838. Mutual Insurance, 1846. Edmond Dantes, 1849

  • Venice, the City of the Sea, 1797-1849, published 1853.

    Report of the Commercial Relations of the United States with All Foreign Nations, 4 vols., 1856-1857. De Molai, 1888.

Connections

Married Kate Adeline Gallaher, February 18, 1862.

father:
Edmund Flagg

mother:
Harriet (Payson) Flagg

spouse:
Kate Adeline Gallaher