Charles Francis Choate was born on 16 May 1828 in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA to Dr. George Choate (1796 - 1880) and Margaret Manning Hodges (1805 - 1887). He married on 7 Nov 1855 to Elizabeth Waterman Carlile (1834 - ), daughter of Edward Carlile and Hannah Thompson. He graduated from Harvard with the class of 1849, and from the Harvard Law School in 1852.
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- Charles Francis Choate (1828 - 1911)