Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe

Male 1833 - 1911  (77 years)


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  • Name Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe  [1, 2, 3
    Born 14 Oct 1833  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Education College of St James, St James, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1850  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1850  Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1860  [9
    Lawyer 
    Residence 1860  Elkridge, Howard, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 1870  [10
    Lawyer 
    Residence 1870  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Occupation 1880  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mayor 
    Residence 1880  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1900  [5
    Lawyer 
    Residence 1900  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1910  [12
    Lawyer 
    Residence 1910  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Elected Seven term Mayor of Baltimore, MD 
    Burial Lot EE-22 
    Died 13 Jan 1911  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Burial 16 Jan 1911  Green Mount Cem, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13
    Buried 16 Jan 1911  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11, 13
    Notes 
    • Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe was admitted to the bar in 1860. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War 1861-1865. Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe was seven times Mayor of the City of Baltimore. He was repeatedly elected to the Maryland Legislature, serving twice as Speaker of the House of Delegates. He was always a prominent factor in the political affairs of the City and State. There is a statue of Mayor Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe on Broadway in Baltimore near Johns Hopkins Hospital. On the 1870 census he is listed as living with his father-in-law Thomas Swann. However, his son Thomas is not listed.

      Counsel of B.&O.R.R., 1858.
      Appointed Judge Advocate General by Gov. Thos. Swann.
      Organized 11 regiments of militia.
      President of the Industrial Exposition and Music Festival Association.
      Incorporator of the American Union Telegraph Company.
      Director of the Academy of Music and President of the Park Board, Baltimore City.
      President of the Consolidated Gas & Electric Co.
      Director in the American District Telegraph Co.
    Person ID I442  mytree
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2016 

    Father John Hazlehurst Boneval Latrobe,   b. 04 May 1803, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1891, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Charlotte Virginia Claiborne,   b. 05 Aug 1815, Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1903, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 06 Dec 1832  Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Married 06 Dec 1832  Soldiers Retreat, Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Notes 
    • John H. B. Latrobe and Charlotte V. Claiborne are listed with a Charlotte C. Latrobe, age 16 on the 1850 census, who was born in Mississippi. On the 1860 census there were 10 others listed with the family, among them a seamstress, house keeper, gardener, coachman, and cook.
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ellen Penrose,   b. 29 Oct 1847, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1916, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 03 Jul 1880  Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 15
    Children 
     1. Charlotte Virginia Latrobe,   b. 03 Jun 1881, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     2. Ellen Virginia Latrobe,   b. 06 Jan 1883, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1955, New York, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +3. Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe, II,   b. 15 Mar 1889, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1944, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F314  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Louisa Swann,   b. 17 Jun 1838, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Sep 1865, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1861 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Swann Latrobe,   b. 17 May 1864, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1894, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F313  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Oct 1833 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - - College of St James, St James, Washington, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Elkridge, Howard, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mayor - 1880 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 03 Jul 1880 - Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jan 1911 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 16 Jan 1911 - Green Mount Cem, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Jan 1911 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1870 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 10 (p256).jpg
    1870 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 10 (p256).jpg
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Carroll Island - Dining Room - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - Dining Room - 1886.jpg
    Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe - U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925.jpg
    Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe - U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925.jpg
    1860 US Census - Howard, MD - District 1 (p630).jpg
    1860 US Census - Howard, MD - District 1 (p630).jpg
    1900 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 13, District 162 (p14B).jpg
    1900 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 13, District 162 (p14B).jpg
    Carroll Island - FCL at Decoy House ~1909.jpg
    Carroll Island - FCL at Decoy House ~1909.jpg
    1850 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 10 (p99A).jpg
    1850 US Census - Baltimore, MD - Ward 10 (p99A).jpg
    1850 US Census - Howard District, Anne Arundel, MD (p424B).jpg
    1850 US Census - Howard District, Anne Arundel, MD (p424B).jpg
    Carroll Island - FCL on porch - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - FCL on porch - 1886.jpg
    1880 US Census - Baltimore, MD - District 103 (p456C).jpg
    1880 US Census - Baltimore, MD - District 103 (p456C).jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann & FCL with 'Jennie' - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann & FCL with 'Jennie' - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann & FCL with long gun - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann & FCL with long gun - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann, TS Latrobe, FCL - 1886.jpg
    Carroll Island - T Swann, TS Latrobe, FCL - 1886.jpg
    Ex-Mayors of Baltimore.jpg
    Ex-Mayors of Baltimore.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] ~1906.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] ~1906.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Buggy.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Buggy.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Porch Rocker.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Porch Rocker.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Pitch ~1905.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] Pitch ~1905.jpg
    Gen. Ferdinand C. Latrobe.jpg
    Gen. Ferdinand C. Latrobe.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] - 1895.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911] - 1895.jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911].jpg
    Ferdinand C. Latrobe [1833-1911].jpg
    Fairy-Knowe ~1860.jpg
    Fairy-Knowe ~1860.jpg

    Headstones
    Latrobe, Ferdinand C. 1833-1911
    Latrobe, Ferdinand C. 1833-1911

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Andrew Sellon, Page 68.

    2. [S52] Elizabeth Isabella Purviance, Samuel Purviance, Jr..

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      Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe

    4. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p473.

    5. [S186] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 18;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Baltimore Ward 13, Baltimore City (Independent City), Maryland; Roll: T623_613; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 162..
      Ferdinand C. Latrobe
      Ellen
      Charlotte
      Ellen V.
      Ferdinand C. Jr.

    6. [S193] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland; Roll: 501; Family History Film: 1254501; Page: 456C; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 0173..
      Ferdinand C. Latrobe

    7. [S189] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the;), Year: 1850; Census Place: Howard, Anne Arundel, Maryland; Roll: M432_278; Page: 424B; Image: ..
      J. H. B. Latrobe
      Charlotte
      Henry
      Ferdinand
      Asosmum
      Charlotte C. ??
      Virginia
      Stewart
      John H. B.

    8. [S189] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the;), Year: 1850; Census Place: Baltimore Ward 10, Baltimore, Maryland; Roll: M432_284; Page: 99A; Image: ..
      John H. B. Latrobe
      Charlotte V.
      Henry
      Ferdinand
      Osmun
      R. Steuart
      Virginia
      John

    9. [S188] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records;), Year: 1860; Census Place: District 1, Howard, Maryland; Roll: ; Page: 630; Image: 76..
      J. H. B. Latrobe,
      Charlotte B.,
      Ferdinand C. C.,
      Osmun,
      R. S.,
      Virginia,
      J. H. B. Jr.

    10. [S187] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Record;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Baltimore Ward 10, Baltimore, Maryland; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: ..
      Thomas Swann
      Elizabeth
      Ferdinand C. Latrobe

    11. [S319] Web: Maryland, Find A Grave Index, 1788-2011, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi: accessed 7 February 2012.Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi;), Ferdinand Claiborne Latrobe.
      birth date: 14 Oct 1833
      birth place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
      death date: 13 Jan 1911
      death place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
      burial date: 16 Jan 1911
      burial place: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

    12. [S179] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Baltimore Ward 11, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: ..
      Sherlock Swann
      Edith R.
      Sherlock Jr.
      Edith P.
      Daford
      Thomas

      Ferdinand C. Latrobe
      Ellen
      Virginia
      Ferdinand Jr.

    13. [S57] Find A Grave.

    14. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p471.

    15. [S100] New York Times, 5 Jul 1880, page 5.


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