Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849

Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1765 - 1849

Biography

Charles Marsh was born on July 10, 1765. He graduated from Dartmouth College on 1786 after which he studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1788 and began practicing law in Woodstock, Vermont that same year. From 1797 to 1801 he served as United States District Attorney for Vermont. He was elected as a Federalist to the Fourteenth Congress (1815-1817). He was also the founder of the American Colonization Society and a trustee of Dartmouth College from 1809-1849. Marsh died on January 11, 1849.

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

The Estate of Mr. Thomas Sparhawk list

Mss 804660.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804660.1
Date(s): 1797-10 to 1804-12-10
Abstract

In English.

Thomas Fessenden letter

Mss 821256
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821256
Date(s): 1821-04-06
Abstract

In English.