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Alexander Major


Centurion, 1876–1881

Born c. 1816 in New York State

Died 10 September 1881 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Proposed by Felix Octavius Carr Darley and Horatio M. Allen

Elected 5 February 1876 at about age sixty

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