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Arthur A. Denny

Born: Jun 20, 1822

Death: Jan 9, 1899

Nationality: United States

Arthur A. Denny

Date of Birth : Jun 20, 1822
Date of Death : Jan 9, 1899

Arthur Armstrong Denny was one of the founders of Seattle, Washington, the acknowledged leader of the pioneer Denny Party, and later the city's wealthiest citizen and a 9-term member of the territorial legislature. Seattle's former Denny Hill was named after him; it was flattened in a series of regrading projects and its former site is now known as the Denny Regrade. The city's Denny Way, however, is named not after Arthur Denny, but after his younger brother David Denny.

Also known as

  • Arthur Denny
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