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Webster, Charles P.

Born: 1816-XX-XX New York

Flourished: Springfield, Illinois

Charles P. Webster was a merchant in Springfield, Illinois. From 1840 to 1851, he was in partnership with Bela C. Webster in B. C. Webster & Company, a mercantile store. In 1850, he was living with Bela C. Webster and owned real property valued at $250. In February 1851, Bela C. and Charles P. Webster dissolved their partnership, and Charles entered into partnership with Charles W. Matheny under the name Matheny & Webster--a partnership which lasted until March 1851, when Charles sold his interests to Matheny.

Sangamo Journal (Springfield, IL), 30 October 1840, 3:4; 20 November 1840, 3:6; Illinois Daily Journal (Springfield), 9 January 1849, 3:1; 4 February 1851, 3:1; 27 March 1851, 3:1; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Springfield, Sangamon County, IL, 112.