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 Amos Adams Lawrence

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Amos Adams Lawrence

Birth
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 22 Aug 1886 (aged 72)
Nahant, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Cypress Ave, Lot 490
Memorial ID 6691377 View Source
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Amos Lawrence gave land to Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisconsin) to build the university. The city of Appleton was named in honor of his wife, Sarah Appleton Lawrence.


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In Memory of
Amos Adams Lawrence
Born In Boston
July 31, 1814
Died at Nahant
August 22, 1880

Gravesite Details Interred 8/25/1886


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  • Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 17 Aug 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6691377
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6691377/amos-adams-lawrence : accessed ), memorial page for Amos Adams Lawrence (31 Jul 1814–22 Aug 1886), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6691377, citing Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Peterborough K (contributor 46537737) .