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Charles William "C.W." Post
Birth: Oct. 26, 1854
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 9, 1914
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Cereal Magnate and Inventor of Grape-Nuts. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Rollin Post (1826 - 1919)
  Caroline Cushman Lathrop Post (1824 - 1914)
 
 Spouses:
  Leila Diadema Young Post Montgomery (1877 - 1940)*
  Ella Letitia Merriweather Post (1852 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Post (1883 - 1883)*
  Marjorie Merriweather Post (1887 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Lathrop Parsons (1847 - 1849)**
  Charles William Post (1854 - 1914)
  Carroll L Post (1859 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling

Cause of death: Suicide by gunshot
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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I am always sorry when conditions get too hard to bare and you see no other way, Cousin. But thank you for the Grape Nuts - I love them.
- coke sellon
 Added: May. 20, 2015

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: May. 9, 2015

- elaine bailey
 Added: May. 9, 2015
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