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John S. Cogdell

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John S. Cogdell
5th Comptroller General of South Carolina
In office
GovernorJohn Geddes
Thomas Bennett, Jr.
Preceded byRobert Creswell
Succeeded byThomas Lee
Personal details
Political partyDemocratic-Republican

John Stevens Cogdell was an American sculptor who lived in Charleston, South Carolina, in the first half of the nineteenth century. He was also a lawyer and public official, and was a member of the city's St. Cecilia Society. He served as Comptroller General of South Carolina. In 1827, he was elected into the National Academy of Design as an Honorary Academician.


  • Anna Wells Rutledge, "Cogdell and Mills, Charleston Sculptors", Antiques 41 (1942): 192–193.

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