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Col Christopher Schulz Gadsden
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1834
Summerville
Dorchester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1915
Summerville
Dorchester County
South Carolina, USA

From "Men of the Time" by J. C. Carlington

Third vice-president of the Atlantic Coast Line, Savannah and Florida Railroad, and superintendent of Charleston and Savannah railroad thirty-four years. He was born, August 15, 1834, in Summerville, Colleton County, South Carolina. Attended private schools taught by his father, Rev. Philip Gadsden. Graduate of South Carolina Military Academy,in 1852. Chairman of the board of visitors of South Carolina Military Academy. Alderman of the city of Charleston for eighteen years. Married Miss Florida I. Morrall, In May, 1861. Began life as a rodman in engineering corps of Northern Ohio and Great Northern Railway. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Gadsden (1798 - 1870)
  Susan Brantford Hamilton Gadsden (1801 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Florida Indiana Morrall Gadsden (1835 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Philip Henry Gadsden (1867 - 1945)*
  Phoebe Gadsden Gordon (1873 - 1953)*
  Florence Gadsden Smyth (1877 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Magnolia Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Saratoga
Record added: Sep 26, 2009
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Col Christopher Schulz Gadsden
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Col Christopher Schulz Gadsden
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Col Christopher Schulz Gadsden
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