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George Washington Dana
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1800
East Geneva
Seneca County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1887
San Bernardino
San Bernardino County
California, USA

George Washington Dana was the son of Francis P. Dana and Hulda Root. He married (1st) Maria Dutcher, (2nd) Annis Matson. He had many children by both wives. George was born June 27, 1800, at Geneva, New York, and died January 17, 1887, at Santa Barbara, California. He invented a shingle manufacturing machine, as well as bank and safe locks. He served as justice-of-the-peace and county treasurer. His friends addressed him as "Squire" Dana. He was a resident of Lowville, New York; Durand and Alden, Illinois; Racine, Wisconsin; and Sacramento, California, before settling at Santa Barbara. He was buried in this cemetery January 19, 1887.
(See: The Dana Family in America, pg 516)
 
 
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  Annis Matson Dart Dana (1819 - 1910)
 
Burial:
Santa Barbara Cemetery
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
Plot: Summit-Lot 118-Quadrant E 1/2-Grave 1
 
Created by: Ron West
Record added: Apr 06, 2012
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George Washington Dana
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George Washington Dana
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George Washington Dana, son of Francis P. and Hulda Root. He marr. 1st; Maria Dutcher. 2nd. Annis Matson.He had many children by both wives.He was born, 27 Jun. 1800, Geneva, Ny. and died 17 Jan. 1887, Santa Barbara, Ca.From "The Dana Family in America" p...(Read more)
- Leonard Chapman
 Added: Apr. 24, 2012
 
 
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