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Henry James Jr.


Centurion, 1875–1878

Born 15 April 1843 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 28 February 1916 in London, England

Buried Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Proposed by George William Curtis and Arthur G. Sedgwick

Elected 5 June 1875 at age thirty-two

Archivist’s Note: Son of Henry James; uncle of Henry James

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