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John Young Mason buried in Richmond, Virginia

John Young Mason, detail
10/30/1859
John Young Mason, former Secretary of the Navy and Attorney General, had died in early September in Paris where he had been the Minister to France.  His body had been returned to the United States and reached its final resting place in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia on this day in 1859.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company, 1861), 405.

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