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James Couper Lord

Merchant (Iron)

Centurion, 1860–1869

Born 17 March 1827 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 9 February 1869 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York

Proposed by John H. Gourlie

Elected 4 February 1860 at age thirty-two

Archivist’s Note: Brother of Daniel D. Lord and George de Forest Lord; nephew of H. G. De Forest; cousin of George B. de Forest,, Henry W. de Forest, Lockwood de Forest, Robert W. de Forest,, and L. DeF. Woodruff; uncle of Franklin B. Lord