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Charles Trueman 1802 - 1882

March 12, 2010

Charles Trueman ?1802 - 1882, was a British businessman, Office Manager of the London Homeopathic Hospital, attended the Annual Festival in aid of the funds of the Charity in 1851 and in 1868 at the Riding School of the Calvary Barracks in Kensington:

The Annual Festival in aid of the funds of the Charity, and in commemoration of the opening of the London Homeopathic Hospital established in London, will be held at the Albion Tavern, Aldersgate street, on Thursday, the 10th of April 1851, the anniversary of the birth of Samuel Hahnemann:

Henry Charles FitzRoy Somerset 8th Duke of Beaufort in the chair.

STEWARDS: Henry William Paget Marquess of Anglesey, George Stanhope 6th Earl of Chesterfield, Arthur Algernon Capell 6th Earl of Essex, John Robert Townshend 1st Earl Sydney, John Gray 15th Lord Gray, Arthur de Vere Capell Viscount Malden, Francis Arthur Gordon, Lord Clarence Paget, Lord Alfred Paget, Culling Charles Smith, Marmaduke Blake Sampson, Frederick Hervey Foster Quin, Nathaniel Barton, J. Askew, Henry Banister, Henry Bateman 1806-1880, Capt. Branford, F Blake, Hugh Cameron, Captain Chapman, H Cholmondeley, John Burgh Crampern, Edward Cromwell Disbrowe, W. Dutton, Edward Esdaile, W. M. Fache, Fr. Fuller, H Goez, John Gosnell, George Hallett, Edward Hamilton, J Huggins, P Hughes, John Peake Knight, Joseph Kidd, Thomas Robinson Leadam, Thomas Mackern, Victor Massol, J Mayne, Jas Bell Metcalfe, C T P Metcalfe, Samuel Thomas Partridge, T Piper, W Piper, R Pope, Henry Reynolds, Albert Robinson, Henry Rosher, C J Sanders, W Scorer, Rittson Southall, T Spicer, J Smith, Charles Snewin, C Trueman, Thomas Uwins, W. Watkins, J Wisewould, David William Witton, Stephen Yeldham, J G Young,

The responsibility of Stewards is limited to the dinner ticket, 21s., and gentlemen who will kindly undertake the office are respectfully requested to forward their names to any of the Stewards; or to the Hon. Secretary at the Hospital. 32. Golden-square.  Ralph Buchan, Hon. Sec.

Charles Trueman’s Obituary is in The Annals and Transactions of the British Homeopathic Society in 1882,

Of interest:

J Trueman was a British ? who converted to homeopathy, Treasurer to the Management Committee of the Tunbridge Wells and West Kent Homeopathic Dispensary,

Charles Trueman and Co, Silk Merchants, went bankrupt in the commerical crisis of 1847-8,

Trueman and Cook, Colonial Brokers, went bankrupt in the commerical crisis of 1847-8,

Henry Kelsall, nephew of Henry Kelsall, was a Major in the 16th Regiment, married twice, to Susan Hope Waddell and to Susan Trueman (?relation).