|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1833|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 1893|
Rhode Island, USA
CHARLES HENRY BERRYMAN was the son of EDWIN UPSHUR BERRYMAN, I
(1794–1839) & MARIA MARGARETTA COSTER (died 1835)
Maria Margaretta, daughter of John Gerrard Coster of the fabulously wealthy Dutch merchant family of New York City, died the night of the great fire in that city. Her husband, Edwin, known as the Adonis for his good looks, died a few years later at age 39. He left 5 orphans.
Although their 3 sisters remained in New York with relatives, Charles and his brother, Edwin Upshur, moved to Kentucky lived with their paternal uncle James S Berryman of Fayette Co, KY. They attended Centre College in Danville, KY (Est 1819].
Edwin lived the remainder of his life in Lexington, Fayette, KY; but Charles returned to the glow of the social life into which he was born. He was married on 5 Jun 1860 in New Haven, CT to Harriet Whitney (1838–1912) d/o Henry Whitney (1812 – 1856) & Hannah Eugenia Lawrence (1815–1844) of New Haven.
Charles and Harriet were the parents of
Caroline Suydam "Carrie" Berryman (1861–1948), w/o Lorillard Spencer, Jr
Henry Whitney "Harry" Berryman (1863–1908), h/o Esther "Esta" Greene of Goole, Yorkshire, England
Georgiana Louise Berryman (1872–1946), w/o Henry Casimir de Rham, Sr
Harriett Whitney Berryman (1838 - 1912)
Caroline Suydam Berryman Spencer (1861 - 1948)*
Henry Whitney Berryman (1863 - 1908)*
Georgianna Louise Berryman De Rham (1872 - 1946)*
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Created by: sbhutson
Record added: Dec 21, 2012
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