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J. D. Campbell


Centurion, 1847–1850

Full Name John Duryee Campbell

Born c. 1798 in New York State

Died 29 May 1852 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried New York City Marble Cemetery, Manhattan, New York

Proposed by N/A: Founder

Elected 13 January 1847 at about age forty-nine

Century Memorial

According to Doggett’s New York City Directory of 1848–1849, Campbell was a lawyer with an office at 39 Wall Street, and he lived at 384 Fourth Street, or perhaps Fourth Avenue.

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