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James Hyman Causten, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1788
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1874
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

The Evening Star, October 29, 1874
Death of James H. Causten, A venerable and much respected citizen, Mr. James H. Causten, died last night, in the 87th year of his age. Mr. Causten was born in Baltimore, September 26, 1788, and has been a resident of the
District for the forty-two years past. He was consul for the republics of Chili and Equador for a considerable period, and has been widely known for many years as the agent for the French Spoliation Claims," the payment of which he urged with eloquence and indifatigable energy, but
which, just as they undoubtedly are, the country never found it convenient to pay, and he died without seeing the fruition of his long labor. Mr. Causten served as a soldier in the war of 1812, and he was one of the staunchest Union men in feeling during the late rebellion. His memory will be held in respect by all who knew him. James Hyman Causten died October 28, 1874, at his town house, 1428 F Street northwest. He was 86 years and one month old and had lived in the District for the past 42 years. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eliza Meyer Causten (1792 - 1856)
 
 Children:
  Henrietta Jane Causten Shriver (1811 - 1863)*
  James Hyman Causten (1818 - 1856)*
  Josephine C Causten Young (1823 - 1877)*
  Manuel Carvallo Causten (1841 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Causten Family Vault
 
Created by: K M
Record added: Jul 24, 2003
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James Hyman Causten, Sr
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James Hyman Causten, Sr
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