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 Frederick Augustus Dawson

Frederick Augustus Dawson

Birth
Dawsonville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 22 Jul 1907 (aged 74)
Dawsonville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row D, Lot 9, Site 3
Memorial ID 50039405 · View Source
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Son of Benoni Dawson
and Sarah Ann Newton Jones

Death Notice
Washington Post - July 24, 1907

Boyds, July 23— Frederick A. Dawson died last night at his residence, near Dawsonville, on his seventy-fourth birthday. He is survived by four sisters. Mr. Dawson was one of the best known citizens of the county, and in late years was high in the councils of the Democratic party in the county. The town of Dawsonville was founded by and named for his father.

Obituary
"The Frederick News" - 7-24-1907
FREDERICK A. DAWSON
Mr. Frederick A. Dawson, of near Dawsonville, one of the most prominent residents of Mongtomery county, died Monday night on his seventy fourth birthday. He was a son of Dr. Benoni Dawson, who founded Dawsonville. Mr. Frederick Dawson was educated in the public schools of Montgfomery county..

He followed surveying for years, and every line of every prominent farm for miles around was better known by Mr. Dawson than by the men who owned it. He had settled many disputes by arbitration. His own farm is one of the best in the county. He is survived by four sisters - Mrs. Thomas Darby, Mrs. Emily Allnutt and Misses Susan and Adelaide Dawson - with whom he lived all his life.



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  • Created by: Cameron Disney Darby
  • Added: 21 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50039405
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Augustus Dawson (22 Jul 1833–22 Jul 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50039405, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Cameron Disney Darby (contributor 47173342) .