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William H. Dickinson


Centurion, 1870–1877

Full Name William Hawley Dickinson

Born 22 October 1832 in Hardwick, Massachusetts

Died 17 May 1883 in Saratoga Springs, New York

Buried Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Massachusetts

Proposed by Joseph H. Choate, Charles H. Hunt, and Francis C. Bowman

Elected 2 April 1870 at age thirty-seven

Archivist’s Note: First cousin of (nonmember) Emily Dickinson