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Charles McNeill Gray

Born: Mar 7, 1807

Death: Oct 17, 1885

Birthplace: Sherburne

Nationality: United States

Charles McNeill Gray

Date of Birth : Mar 7, 1807
Date of Death : Oct 17, 1885
Birth Place : Sherburne

Charles McNeill Gray served as Mayor of Chicago, Illinois for the Democratic Party. Gray arrived in Chicago on July 17, 1834 and took a job as a clerk for Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard, later working for Peter Cohen, a retail merchant. By 1844 he was a candle maker with his own shop. He subsequently worked as a manufacturer, contractor and railroad man. He was elected mayor in 1853.

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