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Captain Charles Selleck
Captain Charles Selleck
American, 1828 - 1900
Biography: Captain Charles Selleck of South Norwalk, Connecticut was born on 22 July 1828. His mother was Polly Selleck (b. 6 April 1787). He married his cousin Samantha (1824-1864) on 20 July 1847. They had one child, Marie Louise Selleck, born 18 December 1857. Captain Selleck was master of the coasting sloops Mary A. Selleck and Metamora, both of Norwalk. He was also master and half-owner of the schooner George & Edgar of Norwalk. He died on 8 August 1900.