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William Butler Ogden
Birth: Jun. 15, 1805
Delaware County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1877
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Chicago Mayor. He served as Mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1837 to 1838. 
Family links: 
  Abraham Ogden (1771 - 1825)
  Abigail Weed Ogden (1788 - 1850)
  Mariana Arnot Ogden (1825 - 1904)*
  William Butler Ogden (1805 - 1877)
  Mahlon Dickerson Ogden (1811 - 1880)*
  Emily Butler Ogden Wheeler (1815 - 1884)*
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Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx County
New York, USA
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Record added: Jul 19, 2002
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 Added: Mar. 30, 2014
Ogden was a leading promoter and investor in the Illinois and Michigan Canal, then switched his loyalty to railroads. Throughout his later life, Ogden was heavily involved in the building of several railroads. "In 1847, Ogden announced a plan to build a r...(Read more)
 Added: Mar. 30, 2014
"I was born close to a saw mill, was early left an orphan, christened in a millpond, graduated at a log school house, and at 14 fancied that I could do anything I turned my hand to, and that nothing was impossible..." - W.B. OgdenThank you for the inspir...(Read more)
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 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
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