Ogden, Charles Smith, 1822-1904.
Charles Smith Ogden (1822-1904) was a Quaker businessman, genealogist, and civic leader. He was born in Philadelphia, Pa., educated in Friends schools, and married Emma Corbit in 1848. He worked as a wholesale druggist before the Civil War, was active on the committee to elect Abraham Lincoln, and served as Consul to Quebec, Canada, 1860-1864. In 1886, he began a tour around the world, which is recounted in his travel diaries, 1886-1891.
From the description of Family papers, 1681-1938. (Swarthmore College). WorldCat record id: 48858617
|creatorOf||Ogden, Charles Smith, 1822-1904. Family papers, 1681-1938.||Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College|
|associatedWith||Brown, Moses, 1738-1836.||person|
|associatedWith||Comly, John, 1773-1850.||person|
|associatedWith||Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867.||person|
|associatedWith||Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849.||person|
|associatedWith||Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830.||person|
|associatedWith||Lundy, Benjamin, 1789-1839.||person|
|associatedWith||Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880.||person|
|associatedWith||Ogden, Emma Corbit, 1827-1874.||person|
|Place Name||Admin Code||Country|
|Society of Friends|
|Voyages and travels--19th century|
|Quakers--Social life and customs|