Charles I Dupont

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Birthday
29, 1797
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Jan 31, 1869 (71)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
29, 1797
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Jan 31, 1869 (71)

About

American politician who was a former member of the Delaware General Assembly. He is also owner of the Du Pont, Bauday & Co. wool manufacturers.

Before Fame

He attended Mount Airy seminary before taking over the Du Pont company after his father's death in 1827.

Trivia

He was also a member of the Whig Party who served in the State Senate from New Castle County from 1841-1844 and 1853-1856.

Family Life

He married Dorcas Montgomery Van Dyke in 1824 and they had two children: Amelia and Henry.

Associated With

He is French-American like actor, Alec Baldwin.