Le Gendre, Charles William, 1830-1899

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1830-08-26
Death 1899-09-01
French, English

Biographical notes:

Army officer and diplomat.

From the description of Charles William Le Gendre papers, 1866-1893 (bulk 1866-1875 and 1891-1892). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980152

Biographical Note

  • 1830, Aug. 26: Born, Ouillins, France
  • 1854: Married Clara Victoria Mulock Emigrated to the United States
  • 1861 - 1864 : Served in United States Army
  • 1866 - 1872 : American Consul, Amoy, China
  • 1872 - 1875 : Japanese counselor to China and foreign advisor to Japan
  • 1890 - 1899 : Vice-president of the Korean Home Office and advisor to the Household Department of the king of Korea
  • 1899, Sept. 1: Died, Seoul, Korea

From the guide to the Charles William Le Gendre Papers, 1866-1893, (bulk 1866-1875 and 1891-1892), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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Subjects:

  • Diplomatic and consular service, Japanese
  • Consuls
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American--China
  • Consuls--China--Xiamen Shi
  • Diplomatic and consular service, Japanese--Taiwan
  • Ethnology
  • World history
  • Taiwan aborigines
  • Civilization, Oriental

Occupations:

  • Diplomats
  • Army officers

Places:

  • China--Xiamen Shi (as recorded)
  • China (as recorded)
  • Korea (as recorded)
  • Korea (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Taiwan (as recorded)
  • Taiwan (as recorded)
  • Japan (as recorded)
  • Japan (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)
  • East Asia (as recorded)