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D. G. Mason


Centurion, 1861–1869

Full Name Daniel Gregory Mason

Born 8 May 1820 in Savannah, Georgia

Died 24 June 1869 in Schwalbock, Germany

Proposed by William H. Appleton

Elected 6 April 1861 at age forty

Century Memorial

The second that marks the absence of Barstow, Cozzens, Grant, Logan and Mason, reminds us that in widening its limits and varying its composition the Century multiplies its losses, when it can number among those of one year, the merchant, the soldier, the author, and the jurist.

Augustus R. Macdonough
Annual Meeting Minutes, 8 January 1870