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Charles Manly Biddle

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Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Son of William Biddle, III and Mary Biddle
Husband of Hannah Biddle
Father of Nicholas Biddle; William Shepard Biddle; Commodore James Biddle (USN); Edward Biddle; Nicholas Biddle and 5 others
Brother of Lydia Biddle; Edward Biddle; James Biddle and Capt. Nicholas Biddle (Cont. Navy)

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About Capt. Charles Biddle

Charles Biddle (1745 – 1821) was a Pennsylvania statesman. He served as Vice-President of Pennsylvania from 10 October 1785 until 31 October 1787. During his term, he was an ex officio trustee of the University of the State of Pennsylvania (now the University of Pennsylvania). He was a member of the Pennsylvania Senate from 1810 to 1814.[1] He was the father of Nicholas Biddle of banking and political fame. He also was an associate of Aaron Burr.

Although Biddle vacated his seat at Council on 13 October 1787 the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania records that his Vice-Presidential term extended to 31 October, the date of the next Presidential and Vice-Presidential elections. Biddle was elected Secretary of the Council on 23 October.


Source Wikipedia: He served as Vice-President of Pennsylvania from October 10, 1785 until October 31, 1787. During his term, he was an ex officio trustee of the University of the State of Pennsylvania (now the University of Pennsylvania). He was a member of the Pennsylvania Senate from 1810 to 1814.[1] He also was an associate of Aaron Burr.

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3-Hannah SHEPARD b: abt 1762 in New Bern, NC d: 13 Jan 1825 in Philadelphia, PA sp: Captain Charles BIDDLE b: 24 Dec 1745 in Philadelphia, PA m: 25 Nov 1778 in Beaufort, NC d: 4 Apr 1821 in Philadelphia, PA 4-Nicholas BIDDLE b: 1779 d: abt 1781 4-William Shepard BIDDLE b: 21 Feb 1781 d: 30 May 1835 4-Commodore James BIDDLE b: 18 Feb 1783 in Philadelphia, PA d: 1 Oct 1848 4-Edward BIDDLE b: 2 Mar 1784 in Philadelphia, PA d: 14 Nov 1800 in aboard the ship President in the West Indies 4-Nicholas BIDDLE b: 8 Jan 1786 in Philadelphia, PA d: 27 Feb 1844 in "Andaluisa" PA 4-Charles BIDDLE b: 9 Aug 1787 d: 21 Dec 1836 4-Mary BIDDLE d: 1854 4-Major Thomas BIDDLE b: 21 Nov 1790 d: 29 Aug 1831 4-Major John BIDDLE b: 2 Mar 1792 in Philadelphia, PA d: 25 Aug 1859 in White Sulphur Springs, VA 4-Richard BIDDLE b: 25 Mar 1796 d: 6 Jul 1847 4-Ann BIDDLE b: 11 Mar 1800 d: 8 Dec 1863

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Capt. Charles Biddle's Timeline

1745
December 24, 1745
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania
1779
1779
Age 33
1781
February 21, 1781
Age 35
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
1783
February 18, 1783
Age 37
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
1784
March 2, 1784
Age 38
1786
January 8, 1786
Age 40
1787
August 9, 1787
Age 41
1790
November 21, 1790
Age 44
1792
March 2, 1792
Age 46
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
1796
March 25, 1796
Age 50