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Dudley Field


Centurion, 1854–1880

Born 28 November 1830 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 10 August 1880 in Stockbridge, Massachusetts

Buried Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

Proposed by William Cullen Bryant

Elected 4 February 1854 at age twenty-three

Archivist’s Note: Son of David Dudley Field; nephew of Cyrus W. Field

Century Memorial

The list of the latter [deceased members] contains the names of the Rev. Drs. Adams, Osgood and Chapin, besides those of Elliot C. Cowdin, William E. Curtis, Dudley Field, William B. Hoffman, Richard E. Mount, Albert J. Meyer, Charles D. Gambrill, Sanford R. Gifford, Marshall O. Roberts and R. D. Nesmith.

Augustus R. Macdonough
1881 Century Association Reports