Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Colgates in:
 • Rosedale Cemetery
 • Orange
 • Essex County
 • New Jersey
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Samuel Colgate
Birth: Mar. 22, 1822
Death: Apr. 23, 1897

Businessman. He was the founder of Colgate-Palmolive, Peet Company. Colgate University in Hamilton, New York is named after him and his brother, who had endowed the school with large sums of money. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Morse Colgate (1829 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Austen Colgate (1863 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosedale Cemetery
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section 41, Lot 2
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 15, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 4005
Samuel Colgate
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Samuel Colgate
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Samuel Colgate
Added by: Bill Heneage
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Evette Dingle-Smith
 Added: Apr. 27, 2014

- TheMysterian
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014

- Gina G.
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014
There are 146 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.4 after 77 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service