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Col George Hazen Dana
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1837
Death: Oct. 17, 1917

Went to sea at age 17 and traded in the Far East including Singapore. When the Civil War erupted in the U.S., he returned home and enlisted in the 32nd Mass Infantry Volunteers, rising to rank of Lt Col. He engaged in raising sheep at Laramie, Wyoming in the 1870's and ultimately returned to New England, managing properties at and near Lake Sunapee, New Hampshire.
George married Frances Matson Burke (b Wash DC Oct 7, 1847) on Feb 22, 1865 and they had a son Francis Dana who was a lawyer in New York City, in 1908. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Francis Dana (1806 - 1872)
  Isabella Hazen White Dana (1809 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances Matson Burke Dana (1847 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Francis Dana (1866 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Francis Dana (1835 - 1843)**
  George Hazen Dana (1837 - 1917)
  William Ellery Dana (1839 - 1846)*
  Isabella Hazen Dana (1847 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Burying Ground
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Karl Voigt
Record added: Sep 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58369396
Col George Hazen Dana
Added by: Linda Shepard Salzer
 
Col George Hazen Dana
Added by: Linda Shepard Salzer
 
Col George Hazen Dana
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Added by: Jan Franco
 
 
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- Gail Lyons Grier
 Added: May. 1, 2014
May GOD Bless You Col. George Hazen Dana ! ! ! ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts ( this County has Two County Seats) , the monument reads."the true touchstone of ci...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Oct. 14, 2013
 
 
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