Charles C. Stratton

Charles Creighton Stratton (1796 - 1859)

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Charles Creighton (Charles C.) Stratton
Born in Swedesboro, Gloucester, New Jersey, United Statesmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died in Swedesboro, Gloucester, New Jersey, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Mar 2015 | Last significant change: 21 Nov 2018
13:42: Nicolas LaPointe edited the Biography for Charles C. Stratton. [Thank Nicolas for this]
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Categories: New Jersey, Stratton Name Study | Swedesboro, New Jersey | US Representatives from New Jersey | Trinity Episcopal Church New Cemetery, Swedesboro, New Jersey | New Jersey Governors | New Jersey Notables.

Preceded by
14th Governor
Daniel Haines
Charles C. Stratton
15th Governor
of New Jersey
New Jersey
Succeeded by
14th Governor
Daniel Haines


Charles C. Stratton is Notable.


Charles Stratton was a son of James and Mary Stratton.[1]

"After his term he resumed agricultural pursuits. He married Sarah Taggart of Philadelphia in 1854. Because of ill health, he resided in Europe in 1857 and 1858. Although he had no children, he had two notable nephews. Benjamin Franklin Howey was a Republican member of the Forty-eighth United States Congress (1883–1885) from the 4th Congressional District. Another nephew, Thomas Preston Carpenter, served as an Associate Justice on the New Jersey Supreme Court."[2]


  1. "New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Chas C. Stratton, 31 Mar 1859; citing Swedesboro, Woolwich Twp., Gloucester, N. J., reference 1 Jun 1858-1859; FHL microfilm 1,510,236.
  2. Charles C. Stratton on Wikipedia
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 6904347
  • this death record names his widow, Sarah Taggart Stratton: "New Jersey, Deaths, 1670-1988," database, FamilySearch ( : 18 October 2017), Charles C. Stratton, 30 Mar 1859; citing , Gloucester, New Jersey, United States, Division of Archives and Record Management, New Jersey Department of State, Trenton.; FHL microfilm 1,001,895.

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