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 Sumner F. Dudley

Sumner F. Dudley

Birth
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 13 Mar 1897 (aged 42–43)
East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Plot Section 40, Lot 7
Memorial ID 4096 · View Source
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Social Reformer. Active in the Young Men's Christian Association, in 1855 he founded the first children's summer day camp in the United States in West Port, New York. It still exist today as Camp Dudley, the oldest continuous day camp in America.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 6 Dec 1998
  • Find A Grave Memorial 4096
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sumner F. Dudley (1854–13 Mar 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 4096, citing Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .