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George Cabot Ward


Centurion, 1864–1885

Born 4 November 1824 in Salem, Massachusetts

Died 4 May 1887 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Proposed by Lucius Tuckerman and Dudley B. Fuller

Elected 7 May 1864 at age thirty-nine

Archivist’s Note: Brother of Samuel G. Ward; uncle of Thomas Wren Ward