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Charles William Post

Charles William Post

Male 1854 - 1914  (59 years)

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  • Name Charles William Post  [1
    Born 26 Oct 1854  Springfield, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID D0787E80A7F948E793125526D72E518B16C7 
    Died 9 May 1914  Santa Barbara, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1002  Bradley - Post
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2010 

    Father Charles Rollin Post,   b. Cornwall, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Pasadena, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Caroline (lathrop) Parsons,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella Leticia Merriweather,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 4 Nov 1874  Pawnee, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Divorced 1904  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Marjorie Merriweather Post,   b. 15 Mar 1887, Springfield, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1973, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Catherwood and Posts group, ca 1937
    Catherwood and Posts group, ca 1937
    Only left side is identified; refer to embedded captions.
    CatherwoodPost
    CatherwoodPost
    Martha Post, Kenneth Post, Grandmother Martha Salter and unknown young man, ca 1937

    Headstones
    Martha June Post headstone
    Martha June Post headstone

  • Notes 
    • Known more frequently as CW Post, Charles started the Postum Cereal Company, later to become the Post Cereal Company and even later, General Foods.

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Post Family Bible.