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Anson W. Hard


Centurion, 1893–1917

Full Name Anson Wales Hard

Born 16 October 1841 in Arlington, Vermont

Died 20 June 1917 in Lawrence, New York

Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, New York

Proposed by William H. Tillinghast and John Crosby Brown

Elected 4 November 1893 at age fifty-two

Proposer of:

Century Memorial

Anson Wales Hard, bank director and coffee merchant, and a member of an old New York family.

Henry Osborn Taylor
1918 Century Association Yearbook