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John Cotton Dana
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1856
Woodstock
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1929
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Dana, John Cotton: librarian, Free Pub. Library of Newark, N. J. since 1902; member A.L.A. (pres. 1896); born Aug. 19, 1856, at Woodstock, Vt., son of Charles and Charitie Scott (Loomis) Dana; brother of Charles Loomis Dana; A.B., Dartmouth, 1873; studied law, Woodstock, Vt. 1878-80; Became land surveyor, Colo., 1880-81; admitted to N.Y. bar, 1883; civ. engr., Colo, 1886-87; Librarian, Denver Pub. Lib., 1889-97; City Library, Springfield, Mass. 1898-02; married Nov. 15, 1888, Adine Rowena Wagener of Russellville, Ky. Address: Newark, N.J., U.S.A. (Who's Who in the World, 1912) 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Dana (1813 - 1884)
  Charitie S. Loomis Dana (1824 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Adine Rowena Waggener Dana (1860 - 1931)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Loomis Dana (1850 - 1855)*
  Charles Loomis Dana (1852 - 1935)*
  Harold Swan Dana (1854 - 1937)*
  John Cotton Dana (1856 - 1929)
  Edward Cushing Dana (1863 - 1942)*
  Joseph Loomis Dana (1865 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
River Street Cemetery
Woodstock
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: David Edsall
Record added: Oct 10, 2010
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