Person:Charles Olmsted (19)

Right Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted, D.D., 3rd Bishop of Colorado
m. 12 Sep 1847
  1. Frederick Beach Olmsted1850 - 1858
  2. Right Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted, D.D., 3rd Bishop of Colorado1853 - 1918
  3. James Sedgwick Olmsted1856 - 1858
  4. Rev. James Frederic Olmsted1859 -
  5. Lillian Maria Olmsted1861 - 1863
  6. Rev. William Beach Olmsted1864 - 1929
  • HRight Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted, D.D., 3rd Bishop of Colorado1853 - 1918
  • WMary Melva Deuel1853 -
m. 24 May 1877
  1. James Frederick Rogers Olmsted1878 - 1878
  2. William Arthur Olmsted1879 -
  3. Amyas Paul 8114 Olmsted
  4. Charles Maurice DeVere Olmsted1884 -
  5. Ruth Olmsted1887 -
  6. Richard Olmsted1892 -
Facts and Events
Name Right Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted, D.D., 3rd Bishop of Colorado
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 Feb 1853 Minerva, Essex, New York, United States
Marriage 24 May 1877 to Mary Melva Deuel
Residence? 1910 Denver, Colorado, United States
Death[3][4] 21 Oct 1918 Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

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  1. Family Recorded, in Olmsted, Henry King (1824-1896), and George Kemp Ward (1848-1937). Genealogy of the Olmsted family in America: embracing the descendants of James and Richard Olmstead and covering a period of nearly three centuries, 1632-1912. (New York: A. T. DeLaMare, 1912.).

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    (5071) LEVI OLMSTED, Moreau, Saratoga County, N. Y. b. May 23, 1819; m. Sept. 12, 1847, Maria Merriam Beach; b. Jan. 23, 1826, at Seymour, Conn.

    6485, Frederick Beach; b. May 10, 1850; d. July 15, 1858.
    6486, Charles Sanford +.
    6487, James Sedgwick; b. May 29, 1856; d. July 22, 1858.
    6488, (Rev.) James Frederic, Burlington, N. J.; b. Mar. 3, 1859; m. Aug. 17, 1892, Julia Campbell Smith.
    6489, Lillian Maria; b. Oct. 11, 1861; d. July 14, 1863.
    6490, (Rev.) William Beach, Pomfret, Conn.; b. Feb. 26, 1864.

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    (6486) (Right Rev.) CHARLES SANFORD OLMSTED, Denver, Col. b. Feb. 8, 1853; m. May 24, 1877, Mary Melva Deuel; b. Mar. 13, 1853; dau. of George and Elizabeth (Rogers) Deuel.

    8112, James Frederick Rogers; b. June 24, 1878; d. Aug. 14, 1878.
    8113, William Arthur; b. Aug. 13, 1879; m. Nov. 5, 1907, Mrs. Clarissa Maria (Loucks) Olmsted, of Moreau, N. Y.
    8114, Amyas Paul +.
    8115, Charles Maurice DeVere; b. May 29, 1884.
    8116, Ruth; b. Mar. 27, 1887.
    8117, Richard; b. Mar. 19, 1892.

    Bishop Olmsted was born in Minerva, Essex County, N. Y., where his parents then resided. He graduated at St. Stephen's College, Annandale, N. Y.; studied theology at the General Theological Seminary at New York; entered the ministry of the Protestant Episcopal Church in 1876, and settled at Morley, St. Lawrence County, N. Y.

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    Bishop Olmsted was a student at St. Stephen's College, New York, 1869- 1873.
    Grad. Gen. Theological Sem., N. Y., 1876.
    Degrees: S. T. D. Hobart, 1895; D.D. Gen. Theological Sera., 1902. Rector, Morley, N. Y., 1876-1884. Cooperstown, N. Y., 1884-1896. Bala, Pa., 1896-1902.
    Consecrated Bishop of Colorado, May 1, 1902.
    Author, "December Musings" (poems), 1898.
    Lecturer on "The Creeds" 1895.
    Essay on mediaeval poets, 1904.

    Right Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted
  2.   Recorded, in The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans.

    OLMSTED, Charles Sanford, second bishop of Colorado and 207th in succession in the American episcopate, was born in Olmstedville, New York, February 08, 1853; son of Levi and Maria "Beach" Olmsted; grandson of Zahnon and Rebecca "Barlow" Olmsted; great-grandson of Lemuel and Silence "Weed" Olmsted, and a descendant of Richard Olmsted, first of Hartford, and afterward of Norwalk, Connecticut. He was educated at St. Stephen's College, 1869-73; was graduated from the General Theological Seminary, 1876; was admitted to the diaconate by Bishop Horatio Potter in 1876, and advanced to the priesthood by Bishop Doane in 1877. He was rector of Trinity Church, Morley, New York; of Christ Church, Cooperstown, New York; archdeacon of Susquehanna in the diocese of Albany for ten years, and rector of St. Asaph's, Bala, Pennsylvania, 1896-1902. He was deputy from the diocese of Pennsylvania to the General convention of 1901. He received the degree of D.D. from Hobart in 1895, and from the General Theological Seminary in 1901. He was elected bishop co-adjutor of Colorado, January 08, 1902, and on the death of Bishop Spalding, March 9, 1902, he became the diocesan designate and was consecrated at St. John's Cathedral, Denver, Colorado, May 01, 1902, by Bishop Tuttle of Missouri, assisted by Bishops Johnston, Leonard, Coleman, Graves, White, Brown, Williams and Taylor.
    He is the author of: December Musings and other Poems; The Discipline of Perfection; Ordination Sermon - 1902

  3. Death Notice, in The New York Times. (New York, New York)
    22 Oct 1918.

    BISHOP OF COLORADO DIES:Right Rev. Charles Sanford Olmsted Expires in Saybrook, Conn. ...

  4. Death Notice, in Philadelphia Public Ledger Death Notices (23 Oct 1918); Philadelphia Co., PA.

    OLMSTED - At Saybrook, Conn., On Oct. 21, the Right Rev. CHARLES SANFORD
    OLMSTED, D. D. S. T. D., Bishop of Colorado, in the 66th year of his age.
    Funeral Grace Church, Saybrook, Thurs., Oct. 24, at 1 p. m. Denver papers
    please copy.