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Charles Edward Blydenburgh
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1854
Brooklyn
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1921
Cheyenne
Laramie County
Wyoming, USA

Associate Justice of the Wyoming Supreme Court.

CHEYENNE, April 18.—Associate Justice Charles E. Blydenburgh, of the state supreme court, passed away here last night at the age of 67 years. Death followed a paralytic strike suffered last Friday. Blydenburgh is the second supreme court justice to die here within the past three months.

Charles E. Blydenburgh was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., in the year 1854 and was the son of Benjamin B. and Mary Blydenburgh, and received his early schooling in private schools, later graduating from Princeton University in 1874, and the Columbia College, New York, in 1878. Mr. Blydenburgh located in Rawlins, Wyo., August, 1878, being connected with J.G. Murphy, of the territorial assay office, from 1878 to 1880, inclusive, and since then has been extensively engaged in ranching and cattle raising in Carbon county. He was engaged in newspaper work in Rawlins eight years, up to 1889, when he was admitted to the bar and has been in active practice of law since that time. He was chairman of the State Democratic committee from 1896 to 1898, and Democratic candidate for state supreme court in 1898 and 1914.

Charles Blydenburgh was a charter member of Elks' lodge in Rawlins, and also belonged to the K. of P.

© Laramie Boomerang no. 92 April 18, 1921, page 1 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Brewster Blydenburgh (1821 - 1892)
  Mary Duryee Brower Blydenburgh (1824 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Isabel Cannon Blydenburgh (1868 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Annabelle Brower Blydenburgh (1896 - 1920)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amelia Blydenburgh (1848 - 1921)*
  Anna Brower Blydenburgh Smith (1850 - 1915)*
  Charles Edward Blydenburgh (1854 - 1921)
  Henry Duryee Blydenburgh (1856 - 1933)*
  Benjamin Brewster Blydenburgh (1860 - 1929)*
  Morgan Brower Blydenburgh (1865 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Cheyenne
Laramie County
Wyoming, USA
Plot: Lot 1275 Sec F
 
Created by: Eric Crow
Record added: Aug 19, 2008
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