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Charles Lewis Tiffany
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Born (1812-02-15)February 15, 1812
Killingly, Connecticut, United States
Died February 18, 1902(1902-02-18) (aged 90)
Yonkers, New York, United States
Resting place Green-Wood Cemetery
Citizenship United States
Net worth USD $35 million at the time of his death (approximately 1/616th of US GNP)
Spouse(s) Harriet Olivia Avery Young (1817-1897)
Children Charles Lewis Tiffany Jr. (1842-1847)
Annie Olivia Tiffany Mitchell (1844-1937)
Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933)
Louise Harriet Tiffany (1856-1937)
Henry Charles Tiffany (1858-1859)
Burnett Young Tiffany (1860-1945)

Charles Lewis Tiffany (February 15, 1812 – February 18, 1902) was an American jewelry designer. He was a leader in the nineteenth century American jewelry trade. He founded New York City's Tiffany & Co. in 1837. He helped introduced the English standard of sterling silver in imported jewelry in 1851.

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