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William Tracy


Centurion, 1857–1881

Born 16 June 1805 in Whitesboro, New York

Died 2 November 1881 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, New York

Proposed by Augustus R. Macdonough

Elected 7 March 1857 at age fifty-one

Archivist’s Note: Brother of Charles Tracy; father-in-law of William P. Lee; uncle of Charles Edward Tracy

Seconder of:

Century Memorial

The names which have ceased to appear on our list, ranged in the order of seniority of membership are those of William Kemble, John A. Appleton, Wm. Tracy, Edwin W. Stoughton, Richard H. Bowne, Edward Delano, Francis T. Walker, Chas. H. Rogers, Chas. T. Blake, H. F. Vail, Alanson S. Jones, Samuel B. Ruggles, Edward A. Washburn, John Carey, Jr., Alexander Major and Samuel W. Johnson.

Augustus R. Macdonough
1882 Century Association Reports