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Daniel S. Appleton


Centurion, 1848–1890

Full Name Daniel Sidney Appleton

Born 9 April 1824 in Boston, Massachusetts

Died 13 November 1890 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York

Proposed by Not recorded

Elected 4 November 1848 at age twenty-four

Archivist’s Note: Brother of George S. Appleton, John A. Appleton, Samuel F. Appleton, and William H. Appleton; brother-in-law of James E. Cooley; father of D. Sidney Appleton; uncle of Daniel Appleton, Edward D. Appleton, and William W. Appleton

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Century Memorial

Daniel S. Appleton was a liberally educated and cultivated man who was highly esteemed, and was connected with a family and a business which has been known and respected in this city for many years.

Henry E. Howland
1891 Century Association Yearbook