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Charles William Post

(1854-10-26)October 26, 1854
Died May 9, 1914(1914-05-09) (aged 59)
Resting place Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Michigan
Occupation Innovator, food manufacturer, company founder
Net worth US$33 million at time of death
Spouse(s) Ella Letitia Merriweather (divorced)
Leila Young
Children Marjorie Merriweather Post
Relatives Eleanor Post Hutton (granddaughter)
Dina Merrill (granddaughter)
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Charles William "C. W." Post (October 26, 1854 – May 9, 1914) was an American innovator, breakfast cereal and foods manufacturer and a pioneer in the prepared-food industry. He was the founder of what is now Post Consumer Brands.

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