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George P. Pomeroy

Diplomat

Centurion, 1867–1887

Full Name George Potwin Pomeroy

Born 9 June 1837 in Burlington, Vermont

Died 12 November 1887 in Chicago, Illinois

Buried Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio

Proposed by John H. Gourlie and William T. Blodgett

Elected 5 October 1867 at age thirty

Century Memorial

Edward L. Youmans, C. N. Black, William D. Morgan, C. Wyllys Betts, Charles L. Perkins, Edmund H. Miller, Stephen C. Williams, Roswell D. Hitchcock, Woolsey Johnson, C. E. Detmold, Joseph C. Hutchinson, Aaron J. Vanderpoel, James B. Johnston, George P. Pomeroy, E. P. Carpenter, George H. Palmer and Chas. A. Rapallo.

These names were illustrious in nearly every sphere of life, and represent the highest stations on the Bench, in science, theology, law, medicine and mercantile pursuits.

Henry E. Howland
1888 Century Association Reports