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Alfred Pell


Centurion, 1877–1901

Full Name Alfred Walden Pell

Born 6 August 1833 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 20 March 1901 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Proposed by Robert B. Minturn and Arthur G. Sedgwick

Elected 3 November 1877 at age forty-four

Archivist’s Note: Brother of R. S. Pell; son-in-law of Charles Tracy; brother-in-law of Charles Edward Tracy; cousin of Duncan A. Pell

Century Memorial

Alfred Pell was a son of Alfred Pell, for many years the manager of the Liverpool and London and Globe Insurance Company, and succeeded his father in that office. Later he became the manager of the Commercial Union Assurance Company of London. His extensive knowledge and practical ability were highly valued by his associates, to whom he was endeared by his sterling personal worth, the dignity and strength of his character, and his unfailing kindness.

Edward Cary
1902 Century Association Yearbook