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Aaron Ogden
Birth: Dec. 3, 1756
Elizabeth
Union County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1839
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA

New Jersey Governor. Served as the Governor of New Jersey from 1801 to 1803. Also served as a United States Senator from New Jersey from 1812 to 1813. During the Revolutionary War, Ogden served as Paymaster to the 1st New Jersey Regiment from December 1775 until he resigned in April 1778. He remained in the army, however, as a brigade major, inspector and aide-de-camp to Brigadier General William Maxwell. He later became a captain lieutenant of the 1st New Jersey Regiment, and in February 1779, was promoted to captain. He was discharged at the end of the war. (bio by: Dan Silva) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elisabeth Chetwood Ogden (____ - 1826)*
 
 Children:
  Aaron Ogden (____ - 1803)*
  John Robert Ogden (____ - 1845)*
  Matthias Ogden (____ - 1860)*
  Phebe Ann Ogden (____ - 1865)*
  Elias Bailey Ogden (1800 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Churchyard
Elizabeth
Union County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 10, 2003
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