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Fessenden Nott Otis


Centurion, 1861–1895

Born 6 March 1825 in Ballston Spa, New York

Died 14 May 1900 in New Orleans, Louisiana

Buried Catskill Village Cemetery, Catskill, New York

Proposed by William J. Hays, Frederic E. Church, and James B. Johnston

Elected 2 March 1861 at age thirty-five

Archivist’s Note: Brother of George K. Otis; father of William K. Otis