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Charles Gustavus Roebling
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1849
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1918
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

the third son of John Augustus and Johannah Herting Roebling who immigrated from Mulhausen, Thuringia, Prussia now Germany; brother of Hannah Roebling, Washington Augustus Roebling, Laura Roebling, Ferdinand William Roebling, Elvira R Roebling, Josephine R Roebling, Edmund Roebling and William Roebling; husband of Sarah O Mahon; father of Harrison Ormby Roebling, Washington Augustus Roebling, II, Emily Margaretta Roebling and Helen Roebling.


He attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute graduating from that institution in 1871 with a degree in Civil Engineering. In 1877, he became president of the John A. Roebling's, Sons Company and maintained that position until his death. During his tenure as president, the company expanded their facilities at the original Trenton location and created new a Buckthorn plant in South Trenton and an extensive facility in Roebling, New Jersey. All of the new factories and machinery constructed and used by the company were designed by Charles G., himself.

He died at his home at 333 West State Street in Trenton, New Jersey 
 
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 Parents:
  John Augustus Roebling (1806 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Ormsby Mahon Roebling (____ - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Harrison Ormsby Roebling (____ - 1883)*
  Washington Augustus Roebling (1881 - 1912)*
  Emily Margaretta Roebling Cadwalader (1881 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willie E. Roebling (____ - 1861)*
  Washington Augustus Roebling (1837 - 1926)*
  Laura Roebling Methfessel (1840 - 1873)*
  Ferdinand William Roebling (1842 - 1917)*
  Elvira A Roebling Stewart (1844 - 1871)*
  Charles Gustavus Roebling (1849 - 1918)
  Edmund Roebling (1854 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: david henderson
Record added: Feb 17, 2005
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Charles Gustavus Roebling
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