Father of Charles C. Kilgen, Sr.; immigrated to U.S. 1849; with Jardine firm of New York City; established firm in St. Louis, MO, 1873; partner with son, 1866; died 1902; succeeded by son
Born Mar. 1821 in Durlach, Germany; father of Charles C. Kilgen, Sr.; immigrated to the U.S., 1849; with Jardine firm of New York City, NY; established firm in St. Louis, MO, 1873; partner with son, 1866; died 1902; succeeded by son.
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