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Henry E. Gregory


Centurion, 1892–1937

Full Name Henry Elsworth Gregory

Born 9 May 1857 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 23 January 1937 in Scarsdale, New York

Buried Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, New York

Proposed by Henry E. Howland and Francis P. Church

Elected 6 February 1892 at age thirty-four

Supporter of:

Century Memorial

Henry Elsworth Gregory, who had retired from active law practice in New York several years ago, was active in his prime in the field of civic service. He was for years a manager of the State Reservation at Niagara, was closely identified with numerous philanthropic interests, and had made many public addresses on political and legal problems.

Alexander Dana Noyes
1938 Century Association Yearbook