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Dr Charles Delucena Meigs
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1792
Death: Jun. 21, 1869

Physician. Pioneer in the practice of obstetrics.

Married Mary Montgomery on March 15, 1815. They had 10 children:

1). Montgomery Cunningham Meigs (may 3, 1816-January 2, 1892). Brigadier General, Union Army. Quartermaster General of the United States Army during the Civil War.

2). Charles Delucena Meigs Jr. (July 23, 1817-September 11, 1893)

3). John Forsyth Meigs (October 3, 1818-December 16, 1882)

4). William Montgomery Meigs (December 31, 1819-March 21, 1824)

5). Henry Vincent Meigs (June 19, 1821-August 31, 1897)

6). Emily Skinner Meigs (September 29, 1824-November 22, 1905). Married Jonathan Williams Biddle on April 16, 1846.

7). William Montgomery Meigs II (April 16, 1826-September 6, 1897)

8). Samuel Emlen Meigs (July 16, 1828-September 14, 1917) Captain, US Volunteers, Quartermaster Department, Civil War.

9). Franklin Bache Meigs (November 10, 1829-December 25, 1881)

10). Mary Craythorne Meigs (August 19, 1838-February 16, 1917). She was married to Harry Carlton Hart on June 20, 1865 
 
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 Children:
  Montgomery Cunningham Meigs (1816 - 1892)*
  Charles Delucena Meigs (1817 - 1893)*
  John Forsyth Meigs (1818 - 1882)*
  Henry Vincent Meigs (1821 - 1897)*
  Emily Skinner Meigs Biddle (1824 - 1905)*
  William Montgomery Meigs (1826 - 1897)*
  Samuel Emlen Meigs (1828 - 1917)*
  Franklin Bache Meigs (1829 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Mar 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49772930
Dr Charles Delucena Meigs
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