Charles T. Hinde

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Birthday
12, 1832
Birthplace
Urbana, OH
Death Date
Mar 10, 1915 (82)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
12, 1832
Birthplace
Urbana, OH
Death Date
Mar 10, 1915 (82)

About

American industrialist and entrepreneur in shipping, railroads, and hotels.

Before Fame

He was a clerk on a boat whose route stretched from St. Louis, Missouri, to St. Paul, Minnesota.

Trivia

He sold all of his interests in the river navigation business after the Civil War and began to invest in railroads.

Family Life

He was raised as a Methodist, and his father was a circuit preacher for the church. His only child Camilla died when she was just 13.

Associated With

He was friends with President William Howard Taft.