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C. E. Detmold


Centurion, 1863–1887

Full Name Christian Edward Detmold

Born 2 February 1810 in Hanover, Hannover, Germany

Died 2 July 1887 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, New York

Proposed by George Bancroft and William T. Blodgett

Elected 5 December 1863 at age fifty-three

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Seconder of:

Century Memorial

Edward L. Youmans, C. N. Black, William D. Morgan, C. Wyllys Betts, Charles L. Perkins, Edmund H. Miller, Stephen C. Williams, Roswell D. Hitchcock, Woolsey Johnson, C. E. Detmold, Joseph C. Hutchinson [sic: misspelling of “Hutchison”], Aaron J. Vanderpoel, James B. Johnston, George P. Pomeroy, E. P. Carpenter, George H. Palmer and Chas. A. Rapallo.

These names were illustrious in nearly every sphere of life, and represent the highest stations on the Bench, in science, theology, law, medicine and mercantile pursuits.

Henry E. Howland
1888 Century Association Reports