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Samuel F. Appleton

Publisher

Centurion, 1857–1864

Full Name Samuel Francis Appleton

Born 26 September 1826 in Boston, Massachusetts

Died 24 October 1883 in Pleasantville, New York

Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York

Proposed by John H. Gourlie

Elected 7 March 1857 at age thirty

Archivist’s Note: Brother of Daniel S. Appleton, George S. Appleton, John A. Appleton, and William H. Appleton; brother-in-law of James E. Cooley; uncle of Daniel Appleton, D. Sidney Appleton, Edward D. Appleton, and William W. Appleton