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Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849



  • Existence: 1765 - 1849

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 25 Collections and/or Records:

John Mattocks letter

Mss 814472.3
Identifier: Mss 814472.3
Scope and Contents Three-page letter from John Mattocks of Peacham, Vermont to Charles Marsh, Hanover, New Hampshire, informing him about the ferment in Peacham over the Moses Hall case. He believe there is no truth in the matter.

Samuel Shethar Phelps letter

Mss 820111.1
Identifier: Mss 820111.1
Overview In English.

Sereno Edwards Dwight

Mss 819252.1
Identifier: Mss 819252.1
Overview In English.

The Estate of Mr. Thomas Sparhawk list

Mss 804660.1
Identifier: Mss 804660.1
Overview In English.

Thomas Fessenden letter

Mss 821256
Identifier: Mss 821256
Overview In English.