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93. Res., Richmond, Va. d. 26 Jan., 1910.

Jasper Strong Whiting. A.M., 1850. b. 25 Apr., 1828, Houlton,
Me. Civil engineer, Maine; Virginia. Major, C.S.A. d. 25 Dec,
1861, Richmond, Va.

31 — *30

Class of 1848

Augustus Oliver Allen. A.M., 1851. b. 21 Dec, 1827, Gardiner,
Me. Lawyer, Boston, Mass. d. 17 Aug., 1869.

Edwin Wallace Bartlett. A.M., 1851. b. 12 Sept., 1826, Bethel,
Me. Teacher, Phillips, Me., 1848; Woburn, Mass., 1849-50; Rox-
bury, Mass., 1850-53. d. 20 Feb., 1855, Bethel, Me.

Adino James Burbank. A.M., 1851. b. 22 July, 1821, Gilead, Me.
Lawyer, New York City. d. 22 Mar., 1873, Schaghticoke, L. I.

Isaac Winslow Case. A.M., 1851. b. 14 Nov., 1822, Kenduskeag,
Me. Farmer and teacher, Kenduskeag, Me., 1849-62. Maine Leg.,
1861. Capt., 22d Me. Vols., 1862-63. d. 6 July, 1863, Port Hudson,
La.



132 Bowdoin College 1848

John Dinsmore. A.M., 1851. b. 20 Apr., 1821, Anson, Me.
Teacher, Industry, Me., 1848-49. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1852. Pas-
tor, N. Hampton, N. H., 1852-62; Winslow, Me., 1862-80; Harpswell,
Me., 1884-88. Res., Auburn, Me., 1889-1904; Harpswell, Me., 1904-
07. d. 8 Dec, 1907.

Henry Edward Eastman. A.M., 1851. b. 26 Jan., 1826, Medford,
Mass. Merchant, Derry, N. H., 1850-81; Framingham, Mass., 1881-
95. N. H. Leg., 1862-63. d. 4 July, 1895, Framingham, Mass.

George Albert Fairfield. A.M., 1851. b. 1 Mar., 1829, Saco, Me.
U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1849-1902, Washington, D. C. d.
17 July, 1903, Saco, Me.

David Fales. b. 20 June, 1822, Rockland, Me. Teacher, Augusta,
Me., 1848-50. Lawyer, Augusta, Me., 1851-55; Biddeford, Me.,
1855-64. Merchant, New York City, 1864-82. d. 26 Dec, 1882,
Biddeford, Me.

Charles Stewart Da veis Fessenden. M.D., 1851. b. 23 Feb., 1828,
Portland, Me. Physician, Portland, Me., 1851-61. Surgeon, U. S.
Marine Hospital Service, Portland, Me., 1861-79; New York City,
1879-82; St. Louis, Mo., 1882-85; Norfolk, Va., 1885-88; Louisville,
Ky., 1888-93; Mobile, Ala., 1893-95. d. 23 July, 1896, Salem, Mass.

Frederick Fox. b. 3 Nov., 1827, Portland, Me. Lawyer, Portland,
1851-94. Maine Leg., 1879. d. 5 June, 1894.

William Frederic Goodwin. A.M., 1859; LL.B., Harvard, 1854.
b. 27 Sept., 1823, Buxton, Me. Teacher, Choctaw Co., Miss., Ma-
chias, Me., 1848-50; Concord, N. H., New Bedford, Mass., 1850-53.
Lawyer, Concord, N. H., 1855-60. 1st Lieut., 16th Inf., U.S.A., 1861;
Bvt. Capt., 1863; Capt., 1864; Retired, 1865. d, 12 Mar., 1872, Con-
cord, N. H.

Julius Lorenzo Hallett. b. Nov., 1828, Augusta, Me. Lawyer, Au-
gusta, Me. d. 10 Mar., 1852, Mobile, Ala.

Dexter Arnold Hawkins. A.M., 1851. b. 24 June, 1825, Canton,
Me. Prin., Topsham Acad., Me., 1848-49. Lect., State Board Educ,
Me., 1848-52. Harvard Law Sch. Lawyer, New York City, 1854-86.
d. 24 July, 1886, Groton, Conn.

Samuel Fisher Humphrey, b. 8 Mar., 1822, Derry, N. H. Prin.,
Foxcroft Acad., Me., 1848-52. Lawyer, Bangor, Me., 1853-1903.
Judge, Municipal Court, 1860-68. Maine Leg., 1870, '72. Mayor,
1884. Overseer, 1878-1903. d. 12 Mar., 1903.

Simon James Humphrey. A.M., 1851; D.D., Beloit, 1879. b. 31
Dec, 1820, Derry, N. H. Andover Theol. Sem., 1852. Pastor, Ja-
maica Plain, Mass., 1852-53; Newark, O., 1854-61; Beloit, Wis.,
1861-64. Dist. Sec'y, A.B.C.F.M., Chicago, 111., 1864-91. Res., Oak
Park, 111., 1891-1900; Clifton Springs, N. Y., 1900-06. d. 22 Apr.,
1906.

Joseph Christmas Ives. A.M., 1851. b. 25 Dec, 1828, New York
City. U. S. Military Acad., 1852. 2d Lieut., U.S.A., 1855; 1st Lieut.,
1857; Dismissed, 1861. Colonel of Engineers, C.S.A. d. 12 Nov.,
1869, New York City.

John Jewett. A.M., 1851. b. 25 Sept., 1827, Readfield, Me. Law-



1848 Graduates 133

yer, Appleton, Wis. Capt., 21st Wis. Vols. d. 21 Nov., 1862, Mitch-
ellsville, Tenn.

Charles Fisk Merrick, b. 19 Dec, 1827, Natchez, Miss. City clerk,
Natchez, 1854-70; Cotton broker, 1870-73; R. R. agent, 1876-90.
Res., Natchez, 1890-1910. d. 30 May, 1910.

Edward Watts Morton. A.M., 1851; M.D., Hahnemann Med. Coll.,
1856. b. 30 Aug., 1828, Portland, Me. Physician, Kennebunk, Me.,
1856-94. d. 10 Jan., 1894.

Guilford Snow Newcomb. b. 3 Feb., 1824, Warren, Me. Prin.,
Lincoln Acad., Newcastle, Me., 1848-53; High Sch., New Bedford,
Mass., 1853-55; High Sch., W. Newton, Mass., 1855-58. Book-
keeper, Kingston, Mass., 1858-74. Farmer, Westboro, Mass., 1874-.

Charles Appleton Packard. A.M., 1853; M.D., 1856. b. 10 Nov.,
1828, Brunswick, Me. Student, Lawrence Scientific Sch., Harvard.
Civil engineer, Portland and Kennebec R. R. U. S. Civil Service,
Washington, D. C, 1853-55. Physician, Waldoboro, Me., 1857-66;
Fordham, N. Y., 1866-69; S. Deerfield, Mass., 1869-72; Bath, Me.,
1873-1909. Overseer, 1884-97. d. 23 Mar., 1909.

Daniel Webster Pickard. A.M., 1851. b. 7 June, 1830, Rowley,
Mass. Teacher, Platteville, Wis., 1848-49. Bangor Theol. Sem.,
1852. Pastor, Groveland, Mass., 1853-56. d. 6 Feb., 1860, Auburn,
Me.

William Chauncey Pond. D.D., 1888. b. 22 Feb., 1830, Cambridge-
port, Mass. Teacher, Thomaston, Me., 1848-49. Bangor Theol. Sem.,
1852. Pastor, San Francisco, Cal., 1853-55, 1868-1903; Downieville,
Cal., 1855-65; Petaluma, Cal., 1865-68. Res., Redwood City, Cal.

Thomas Hill Rich. A.M., 1851. b. 5 Sept., 1822, Bangor, Me.
Bangor Theol. Sem., 1852. Teacher, Bucksport, Me., 1853-56; Port-
land, Me., 1857-59. Inst., Hebrew, Bangor Theol. Sem., 1852-53,
1866-72. Prof., Hebrew, Cobb Div. Sch., Bates Coll., 1872-93. d.
6 July, 1893.

John Hodgdon Rogers. A.M., 1851; LL.B., Harvard, 1852. b . 7
Aug., 1827, Bath, Me. Lawyer, Bath. d. 7 July, 1861.

Benjamin Shurtleff Savage, b. 8 June, 1828, Bangor, Me. Law
student, Bangor, 1848-49. Teacher, Madison, Ga., 1849-50. d. 11
Oct., 1851, Quincy, 111.

Jotham Bradbury Sewall. A.M., 1851; S.T.D., 1902. b. 3 Oct.,
1825, Newcastle, Me. Teacher, Winthrop, Me., Augusta, Me., 1848-
49. Prin., Lewiston Falls Acad., 1849-51. Tutor, Greek, 1851-52.
Bangor Theol. Sem., 1854. Pastor, Lynn, Mass., 1855-65. Asst.
Prof., Rhetoric and Greek, 1865; Professor, Ancient Languages,
1865-73; Greek, 1873-77. Headmaster, Thayer Acad., 1877-96.
Overseer, 187 7-. Member of Corporation, Mass. Inst. Technology,
1895-. Res., Brookline, Mass.

Egbert Coffin Smyth. A.M., 1853; D.D., 1866; also Harvard,
1886; LL.D., 1902. b. 24 Aug., 1829, Brunswick, Me. Bangor Theol.
Sem., 1853. Tutor, Greek, 1849-51; Professor, Rhetoric and Ora-
tory, 1854-56; Collins Professor, Natural and Revealed Religion,
1856-63. Prof., Eccles. Hist., Andover Theol. Sem., 1863-1904;



134 Bowdoin College 1848-49

President, 1878-96. Overseer, 1874-77; Trustee, 1877-1904. d. 12
Apr., 1904.

Benjamin Stanton. A.M., 1851. b. 20 Oct., 1817, Lebanon, Me.
Teacher, New Hampton, N. H. ; Newburyport, Mass. Professor, and
Prin., Union Sch., Schenectady, N. Y., 1858-63. Prof., Latin, Union
Coll., 1863-74. d. 18 July, 1874.

Oliver Stevens, b. 22 June, 1825, North Andover, Mass. Harvard
Law Sch. Lawyer, Boston, Mass., 1850-1905. Dist. Att'y, Suffolk
Co., 1874-1905. d. 23 Aug., 1905.

Albert Gookin Thornton, b. 25 Dec, 1827, Saco, Me. Lawyer.
Auburn Theol. Sem., 1858. Res., Europe, d. 22 June, 1898, in Eng-
land.

Richard Henry Tibbits. b. 2 Aug., 1827, in New Hampshire.
Teacher, Yazoo City, Miss. Mercantile business, San Francisco, Cal.,
Downieville, Cal., Petaluma, Cal., 1849-62. Mining, Mexico, 1862-
65. Physician, Rosario, Cinaloa, Mexico, 1865-83. Res., San Fran-
cisco, Cal., 1883-85. ,d. 9 Oct., 1885.

William Titcomb. b. 23 Jan., 1828, Kennebunk, Me. Mariner.
d. 11 Aug., 1851.

Charles Ames Washburn, b. 16 Mar., 1822, Livermore, Me. Law-
yer, Mineral Point, Wis., 1849-50. Editor, San Francisco, Cal.,
1850-61. U. S. Minister, Paraguay, 1861-68. Author and inventor,
Oakland, Cal., San Rafael, Cal., Morristown, N. J. d. 26 Jan., 1889,
New York City.

34 — *31

Class of 1849

Zabdiel Boylston Adams. M.D., Harvard, 1853. b. 25 Oct., 1829,
Boston, Mass. Physician, Taunton, Mass., 1854-55; Boston, Mass.,
1855-67; Framingham, Mass., 1867-1902. Asst. Surgeon, 7th Mass.
Vols., 1861; Surgeon, 32d Mass. Vols, 1862; Capt., 56th Mass. Vols.,
1864; Bvt. Major, 1864. d. 1 May, 1902.

Augustus Jedediah Burbank. b. 5 Mar., 1829, Bethel, Me. Teach-
er, St. Albans, Me.; Lee, Me.; Dennysville, Me. Merchant, Hartland,
Me.; Portland, Me.; Lewiston, Me. Capt., 1st Me. Cav., 1861.
Farming, Illinois and Iowa. Real estate, Chicago, 111., 1879-98. Res.,
Chicago, 1898-1901. d. 24 Jan., 1901.

Charles Edward Clifford. A.B., Harvard, 1850. b. 3 Nov., 1828,
Newfield, Me. Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1850-54; Cornish, Me., 1854-
57; San Francisco, Cal., 1857-61; Newfield, Me., 1863-73; Portland,
Me., 1873-96. Res., W. Falmouth, Me., 1896-1907. d. 20 Apr., 1907.

Charles Cothren. b. 16 June, 1822, Farmington, Me. Teacher,
Wallingford, Conn., 1850-52; Long Branch, N. J., 1852-67; Red
Bank, N. J., 1867-70. Business, New York City, 1870-80. Res., Red
Bank, N. J., 1880-97. d. 28 Oct., 1897.

Nathaniel Cothren. A.B., Yale, 1850. b. 21 June, 1825, Farming-
ton, Me. Teacher, Tingsboro, Mass., S. Berwick, Me., Long Branch,
N. J., 1849-55. Lawyer, New York City, 1856-1901. 23d Nat'l
Guards, N. Y. Vols. d. 5 June, 1901.

Llewellyn Deane. b. 23 Apr., 1829, Ellsworth, Me. Harvard Law



1849 Graduates 135

Sch., 1851-52. Lawyer, Portland, Me. 1852-61. Maine Leg., 1858.
U. S. Civil Service, Washington, D. C, 1861-73. Lawyer, Washing-
ton, 1873-95. d. 3 Sept., 1895.

Lincoln Fletcher Emerson, b. 18 Sept., 1829, Kennehunk, Me.
Teacher, Standish, Me., 1849-50; Boston, Mass., 1850-64. d. 5 Mar.,
1864.

John Marshall Eveleth. A.M., 1852; M.D., 1854. b. 24 Feb.,
1828, Windham, Me. Physician, Blackwell's Island, N. Y., 1854-55;
Poland, Me., 1855-59; Mechanic Falls, Me., 1861-80; Hallowell, Me.,
1880-94. d. 26 Oct., 1894, Augusta, Me.

Charles Franklin Henry Greene, b. 21 Apr., 182 7, Athens, Me.
Lawyer, Athens, 1851-75. d. 23 June, 1875.

Eugene Bergin Hinkley. b. 6 Mar., 1827, Hallowell, Me. Teach-
er, Saco, Me. Prin., High Sch., Peabody, Mass. Lawyer, Boston,
Mass. Sec'y to Commodore Thatcher, 1861-63. Pres., Neptune Fire
and Marine Ins. Co., Boston, Mass.

William Hobson. A.M., 1858. b. 13 Oct., 1826, Buxton, Me.
Prin., High Sch., Saco, Me., 1853-62, 1865-67. Capt., 17th Me. Vols.,
1862; Major, 1864; Lieut.-Col., 1865; Brevet Col., 1865; Brevet
Brig.-Gen., 1865. Lawyer, Saco, 1867-72; Boston, Mass., 1872-97.
d. 5 Apr., 189 7, Cambridgeport, Mass.

James Lowe Hoole. b. 22 Aug., 1824, Fryeburg, Me. Teacher,
Holly Springs, Miss., 1850-53. Lawyer, Holly Springs, 1855-57;
Panola, Miss., 1857-61. 1st Lieut., Miss. Vols., C.S.A., 1861; Cap-
tain, 18 62. Business, Mobile, Ala., 1865-68. Lawyer, Mobile, 1868-
71. Res., Montrose, Ala., 1871-(?). d.

George Edwin Bartol Jackson. A.M., 1852. b. 14 Aug., 1829,
Portland, Me. Lawyer, Bath, Me., 1852-53; Portland, Me., 1853-65,
1885-91. Manufacturer, Portland, 1865-78. Pres., Me. Cent. R. R.,
1878-85. Overseer, 1872-91. d. 19 Oct., 1891.

Orville Jennings. A.M., 1854. b. 14 Jan., 1825, Leeds, Me. Law-
yer, Washington, Ark.; Little Rock, Ark. Arkansas Leg., 1861.
Judge, Circuit Court. U. S. Dist. Att'y, 1865. d. 3 Oct., 1866, Little
Rock, Ark.

William Ladd Jones. A.M., 1852. b. 18 Sept., 1827, Minot, Me.
Teacher, Litchfield, Me., 1849-50. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1853. Pas-
tor, Camptonville, Cal., 1855-58; Eureka, Cal., 1858-68; S. San Juan,
Cal., 1868-71; Benicia, Cal., 1871-75; Oakland, Cal., 1875-78. Pres.,
Oahu Coll., H. I., 1878-83. Pastor, Cloverdale, Cal., 1883-97. Res.,
Pomona, Cal., 1897-1901; Guerneville and Cloverdale, Cal., 1901-08.
d. 18 Nov., 1908.

Ammi Ruhamah Mitchell. A.M., 1852. b. 11 Feb., 1826, Waldo-
boro, Me. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1852. Pastor, Gouldsboro, Me.,
Prospect Harbor, Me., Swanville, Me., 1852-54; Salem and Glasgow,
Iowa, 1855-57; Roseville, 111., 1858-61; Farmington, Iowa, 1862-63;
Warren, O., 1864-65; Iowa, 1866-67; Viola, 111., 1869-72; Warsaw
and Harristown, 111., 18 74; Cannon City, Minn., 1875-76; Diamond
Springs, Kan., 1879-81; Springside, Kan., 1881-83. Without charge,
Springside, Kan., 1883-86; Westmoreland, Kan., 1886-93; Blue
Rapids, Kan., 1893-1900. d. 24 May, 1900.



136 Bowdoin College 1849-50

John St.Clare Paine, b. 12 Aug., 1828, Shapleigh, Me., Res.,
Springvale, Me. d. 6 Feb., 1851, Key West, Fla.

George Augustus Perkins. A.M., 1852. b. 24 June, 1827, Weld,
Me. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1853. Inst., Hebrew, Bangor Tbeol. Sem.,
1853-54. Missionary, A.B.C.F.M., Marash, Turkey, 1854-59. Shef-
field Sci. Sch., Yale, 1861-63. Prof., Robert Coll., Constantinople,
1863-65. Teacher, Gorham, Me., 1866-71. Pastor, Pownal, Me.,
1872-75; Lunenburg, Vt., 1875-78; Raymond, N. H., 1878-80; Salem,
N. H., 1880-83; Harvard, Mass., 1884-87; Boxboro, Mass., 1887-92;
Wendell, Mass., 1892-95. d. 15 May, 1895.

George Leland Richardson, b. 14 Jan., 1829, Bath, Me. Mercan-
tile business, Bath, Me., Boston, Mass., 1849-68. Invalid, d. 24
Nov., 1909, Swampscott, Mass.

George Oliver Robinson. A.M., 1852. b. 13 Mar., 1821, Oxford,
Me. Prin., Topsham Acad., Me., 1849-50; N. Yarmouth Acad., Me.,
1850-52. Lawyer, Bloomington, 111., 1854-85. Res., Cambridge,
Mass., 1885-1900; Oxford, Me., 1900-08. d. 17 May, 1908.

John Thomas Stanley, b. 13 Dec, 1826, Farmington, Me. Teach-
er, Lafayette, Ky.; San Antonio, Tex.; Bastrop, Tex., 1861-65;
Chapel Hill, Tex. d. 23 Oct., 1868.

Robert Richardson Thompson. A.M., 1852. b. 17 Dec, 1822,
Rumford, Me. Civil engineer. Lieut., 13th N. H. Vols., 1863. d. 19
Sept., 1864, Fort Harrison, Va.

Albert Harris Ware. A.M., 1852. b. 7 Aug., 1827, Athens, Me.
Teacher, Topsham, Me., 1849-51. Lawyer, Anson, Me., 1853-93.
Register of Probate, 1857-60. d. 1 Apr., 1893, Portland, Me.

Spencer Wells. A.M., 1852. b. 17 Feb., 1827, West Newbury,
Mass. Teacher, North Andover, Mass. Invalid, d. 25 May, 1881,
Portland, Me.

Joseph Williamson. A.M., 1852; Litt.D., 1896. b. 5 Oct., 1828,
Belfast, Me. Lawyer, Belfast, 1852-1902. Judge, Municipal Court,
1853-60. d. 4 Dec, 1902.

25 — *24

Class of 1850

John Pickens Abbot. A.M., 1853; M.D., Berkshire Med. Coll.,
1866. b. 26 July, 1828, Warren, R. I. Purser, U.S.N., 1852-56. 9th
R. I. Vols., 1861; Capt., 12th R. I. Vols., 1862. Physician, Warren,
R. I. d. 10 Oct., 1886.

Francis Adams. A.M., 1853. b. 18 July, 1824, Charlestown, Mass.
Teacher, Topsham, Me. Prin., Litchfield Liberal Inst., Me., 1857-58.
Lawyer, Topsham, Me., 1859-69; Bath, Me., 1869-1900. County
Att'y, 1864-74. d. 5 Feb., 1905.

Lemuel Weeks Atherton. A.M., 1853. b. 12 May, 1828, Castine,
Me. Lawyer, Dixon, 111., 1852-59. d. Au \, 1859.

William Nelson Nailing Bell. b. 20 July, 1828, Dresden, Tenn.
Lawyer, Dresden, Tenn., 1852-62. d. 3 July, 1862.

Samuel Preble Buck. A.M .,1853; M.D., 1853. b. 13 Dec, 1826,
Woolwich, Me. Physician, Woolwich, 1853-1903. d. 24 Apr., 1903.

John Johnson Bulfinch. A.M., 1853. b. 1 May, 1830, Waldoboro,



1850 Graduates 137

Me. Law student, Waldoboro, 1850-53. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1856.
Pastor, Perry, Me., 1858-60; Boothbay, Me., 1860-62; Newcastle,
Me., 1862-70; Preeport, Me., 1870-76; Washington, Me., 1876-78;
Bremen, Me., 1878-86. Without charge, Waldoboro, Me., 1886-.

Samuel Cushing Burr. A.M., 1853. b. 14 Feb., 1830, Boston,
Mass. Lawyer, Boston, 1852-61. d. 30 Dec, 1861, Bolton, Mass.

Charles Edward Butler, b. 15 Oct., 1825, Hallowell, Me. Teach-
er, Trenton, Tenn., 1851-59; Crawfordville, Miss., 1859-61; Perkins-
ville, Ala., 1861-66; Gainesville, Ala., 1866-68. Merchant, Fulton,
Tenn., 1868-90. d. 30 Oct., 1890.

Charles Carroll Everett. A.M., 1853; D.D., 1870; also Harvard,
1874; LL.D., 1894. b. 19 June, 1829, Brunswick, Me. Student,
Berlin Univ. Tutor, Modern Languages, 1853-55; College Professor,
1855-57. Librarian, 1853-57. Harvard Div. Sch., 1859. Pastor,
Bangor, Me., 1859-69. Prof., Theol., Harvard, 1869-1900; Dean,
Divinity Sch., 1878-1900. d. 16 Oct., 1900.

William Pierce Frye. A.M., 1853; LL.D., 1889; also Bates, 1881.
b. 2 Sept., 1830, Lewiston, Me. Lawyer, Rockland, Me., 1852-55;
Lewiston, Me., 1855-1911. Register of Probate, 1856-60. Mayor,
Lewiston, 1866-67. Maine Leg., 1861, '62, '67. Maine Att'y Gen.,
1867-70. Member Congress, 1871-81; U. S. Senate, 1881-1911;
Pres., pro-tern, Senate, 1896-1911. Overseer, 1872-81; Trustee,
1881-1911. d. 8 Aug., 1911, Lewiston, Me.

William Sewall Gardner. A.M., 1853. b. 1 Oct., 1828, Hallowell,
Me. Lawyer, Lowell, Mass., 1853-61; Boston, Mass., 1861-75. Judge,
Superior Court, 1875-85; Judge, Supreme Court, 1885-87. Res.,
Newton, Mass., 1869-88. d. 4 Apr., 1888.

George Peabody Goodwin, b. 22 Apr., 1825, Baldwin, Me. Prin.,
High Sch., Augusta, Me., 1851-53. Lawyer, Chicago, 111., 1857-59;
Dixon, 111., 1859-65. R.R. Land Commissioner, 1865-78. d. 12 June,
1878, Evanston, 111.

Henry Fiske Harding. A.M., 1853. b. 28 Mar., 1827, Union, Me.
Prin., Limerick Acad., Me., 1850-51; Dearborn Acad., Seabrook, N.
H., 1854-55. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1854. Pastor, Machias, Me.,
1855-71. Hallowell Class. Sch. Agt. for Cong'l State Conf., Minis-
ter, Riverside and S. Gardiner, Me., 1871-83. Res., Hallowell, Me.,
1871-83. Pastor, Red Beach, Me., 1884; East Machias, Me., 1885-
1902; Whitneyville, Me., 1903. Overseer, 187 0-. Res., Hallowell,
1904-.

Samuel Little Hodgman. b. 17 Dec, 1827, Warren, Me. Mercan-
tile business, Warren, Me., 1850-63. Clerk of Courts, 1859-61.
Maine Leg., 1863. Express agent, Bangor, Me., 1863-68. Merchant,
Boston, Mass., 1868-81. Accountant, Boston, 1881-92; Taunton,
Mass., 1892-1907. d. 15 Jan., 1907.

Freeland Salmon Holmes. A.M., 1853; M.D., George Washington
Univ., 1854. b. 8 Sept., 1827, Foxcroft, Me. Physician, Orono, Me.,
1854-56; Foxcroft, Me., 1856-62. Surgeon, 6th Me. Vols., 1862.
Brigade Surg., 1863. d. 23 June, 1863, near Germantown, Va.

Oliver Otis Howard. A.M., 1853; LL.D., 1888; also Colby, 1865,
Shurtleff Coll., 111., 1865, Gettysburg Theol. Sem., 1866. b. 8 Nov.,



138 Bowdoin College 1850

1830, Leeds, Me. U. S. Military Acad., 1854. Asst. Prof., Math.,
U.S.M.A., 1857-61. Col., 3d Me. Vols., 1861; Brig.-Gen., U.S.V.,
1861; Major-Gen., 1862. Brig.-Gen., U.S.A., 1864; Bvt. Major-Gen.,
U.S.A., 1865. Medal of Honor. Commissioner, Freedmen's Bureau,
1865-72. Commander, Dept. of the Columbia, 1874-80. Supt., U. S.
Military Acad., 1881-82. Major-Gen., U.S.A., 1886; Retired, 1894.
Chevalier of Legion of Honor. Overseer, 1866-74; Trustee, 1892-
1909. Pres., Congregational Home Miss. Soc'y. Trustee, Lincoln
Memorial Univ. Res., Burlington, Vt., 1894-1909. d. 26 Oct., 1909.

Daniel Cony Ingraham. A.M., 1853. b. 14 July, 1830, Augusta,
Me. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1856. Rector, Saco, Me.; Lewiston, Me.,
1859. d. 23 Nov., 1860, Augusta, Me.

George Follansbee Jackson. A.M., 1853; M.D., Jefferson Med.
Coll., 1853. b. 7 Oct., 1827, Pittston, Me. Physician, Boothbay, Me.,
1853-57; New York City, 1857-95. d. 10 Nov., 1895.

John Nelson Jewett. LL.D., 1894. b. 8 Oct., 1827, Palmyra, Me.
Teacher, Yarmouth, Me., 1850-52. Lawyer, Galena, 111., 1853-56;
Chicago, 111., 1856-1904. Illinois Senate, 1871-72. Dean, John Mar-
shall Law Sch., 1899-1904. d. 14 Jan., 1904.

Edward Albert Kelly. A.M., 1869. b. 30 May, 1831, Winterport,
Me. Lawyer, Groton, Mass., 1853-61; Boston, Mass., 1861-1907. d.
25 Aug., 1907, Cohasset, Mass.

Arthur McArthur. A.M., 1853. b. 15 Sept., 1830, Limington, Me.
Teacher, Louisiana. Lawyer, Sabine Parish, La. Captain, 6th La.
Reg., C.S.A., 1861; Major, 1862. d. 25 May, 1862, Winchester, Va.

Abner Morrill. A.M., 1853. b. 18 Aug., 1827, Limerick, Me.
Teacher, Wyoming, N. Y., 1850-51; Jackson, Tenn., 1852-55. Pas-
tor and teacher, Bolivar, Tenn., 1855-59. Pastor, Farmington, Me.,
Turner, Me., Mechanic Falls, Me., 1859-65; Warsaw, N. Y., 1865-67;
Arcade, N. Y., 1867-74; Frewsburg, N. Y., 1874-75; Painted Post, N.
Y., 1875-81. N. Y. School Commissioner, 1882-85. Pastor, Susque-
hanna, Penn., 1885-94; Wolcott, N. Y., 1894-1900; Shelby, N. Y.,
1900-03; Etna, N. Y., 1904-11. Res., Etna, N. Y.

Peleg Stone Perley. A.M., 1853. b. 14 July, 1829, Livermore, Me.
Teacher, Portland, Me., 1850-51. Lawyer, New Albany, Ind., 1853-
54; Henry, 111., 1854-87. Illinois Const. Conv., 1869-70. Postmas-
ter, 1877-87. Lawyer, Phoenix, Arizona, 1887-98. d. 4 Mar., 1898.

Trueman Summerfield Perry. A.M. b. 20 Dec, 1826, Oxford, Me.
Mercantile business, Naples, Me., 1851-56; Bridgton, Me., 1856-61,
1866-73. U. S. Civil Service, Washington, D. C, 1861-66. Pastor,
Cumberland, Me., 1874-86; Limerick, Me., 1886-93; Orange Park,
Fla., 1893-95; Waterford, Me., 1898-1905. Without charge, Harri-
son, Me., 1906-08. d. 4 Feb., 1908.

George Gilmer Poindexter. A.M., 1853. b. 28 Feb., 1829, Louisa
Co., Va. Lawyer, Clarksville, Tenn., 1853. U. S. Civil Service,
Washington, D. C, 1853-58. Editor, Nashville, Tenn., 1858-59. d.
18 Nov., 1859.

John Smith Sewall. A.M., 1855; D.D., 1878. b. 20 Mar., 1830,
Newcastle, Me. Commander's clerk, U.S.N., 1850-54. U. S. Expedi-
tion to Japan, 1853-54. Bangor Theol. Sem., 1858. Pastor, Wen-



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ham, Mass., 1859-67. Chaplain, 8th Mass. Vols., 1864. Prof., Rhet-
oric and Oratory, 1867-68; Rhetoric, Oratory and English Literature,
1868-75. Prof., Sac. Rhet., Bangor Theol. Sem., 1875-1903; Prof.,
Emeritus, 1903-11. Overseer, 1875-85; Trustee, 1885-1911, and
Vice-Pres. of the Board, 1901-11. d. 11 Oct., 1911.

Thomas Robinson Smith. A.M., 1853. b. 27 Nov., 1830, Bath, Me.
Teacher, Bolivar, Tenn. Lawyer, Bolivar, Tenn.; Memphis, Tenn.,
1865-72. Judge, Superior Court, 1866-67. d. 6 Mar., 1872.

George Harvey Snell. A.M., 1853. b. 27 July, 1829, Unity, Me.
Lawyer, Prescott, Wis. d. 19 Mar., 1858, Unity, Me.

Samuel Adams Stinson. A.M., 1853. b. 22 Nov., 1831, Wiscasset,
Me. Lawyer, Wiscasset; Janesville, 111.; Leavenworth, Kan. d. 18
Feb., 1866, Wiscasset, Me.

Eugene Thompson, b. 8 May, 1828, Topsham, Me. d. 6 Oct.,
1850.

Patrick Henry Townsend. b. 28 Oct., 1823, Salisbury, N. H. Law-
yer. U. S. Civil Service, Washington, D. C, 1861-64. d. 21 May,
1864.

George Howe Vose. A.M., 1853. b. 19 Mar., 1829, Augusta, Me.
Civil engineer, Maine; Oakland, Cal.; Sacramento, Cal. Farming and
fruit growing, San Lorenzo, Cal. Res., Oakland, Cal. d. 22 Feb.,
1908.

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Class of 1851

Philip Henry Brown. A.M., 1854. b. 16 Oct., 1831, Portland, Me.
Student, Lawrence Scientific Sch., 1851-52. Banker, Portland, 1852-
93. d. 25 Oct., 1893.

John Warren Butterfield. A.M., 1854. b. 20 Dec, 1829, Vassal-
boro, Me. Teacher, Orono, Me., Marshfield, Mass., Machias, Me., Pat-
ten, Me., 1851-53. Prin., High Sch., Ellsworth, Me., 1854-57. Law-
yer, Waterville, Me., Washington, D. C, 1876-. U. S. Civil Service,
Washington, D. C, 1861-76.

Daniel Lewis Eaton. b.31 Oct., 1825, Calais, Me. Lawyer, Port-
land, Me., 1853; St. Louis, Mo. Journalist, Pittsburg, Penn., 1856-
62. Paymaster, U.S.A., 1862-65. Bvt. Lieut.-Col., 1865. Banking,
Washington, D. C, 1865-73. d. 22 Feb., 1873.

Joseph Palmer Fessenden. M.D., N. Y. Med. Coll., 1854. b. 27
Sept., 1831, Portland, Me. Physician, Lewiston, Me., 1854-71; Port-
land, Me., 1871-73; Salem, Mass., 1873-1909. Postmaster, 1861-71.
d. 26 Mar., 1909.

John Samuel Hatch Frink. b. 9 Nov., 1831, Newington, N. H.
Lawyer, Epping, N. H., 1855-61; Portsmouth, N. H., 1861-1905. U.
S. Dist. Att'y, 1885-90. d. 30 Aug., 1905, Greenland, N. H.

Paris Gibson. LL.D., 1901. b. 1 July, 1830, Brownfield, Me.
Farming and lumbering, Brownfield, 1851-55. Maine Leg., 1854.
Manufacturer, Minneapolis, Minn., 1858-79; Great Falls, Montana,
1882-. Mont. Const. Conv., 1889. Mont. Senate, 1891. U. S. Sen-
ate, 1901-05.

Augustus Choate Hamlin. M.D., Harvard, 1855. b. 28 Aug.,



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1829, Bangor, Me. Physician, Bangor, 1855-61, 1866-1905. Mayor,
1877-78. Asst. Surg., 2d Me. Vols., 1861. Brigade Surg., 1862.
Lieut.-Col. and Med. Inspector, U.S.A., 1863. Bvt. Col., 1865. Chev-
alier of the Russian Order of St. Anne. d. 18 Nov., 1905.

Joshua Warren Hathaway. A.M., 1872. b. 9 July, 1832, Ells-
worth, Me. Lawyer, Dubuque, Iowa, 1855-57; Bangor, Me., 1857-
64; Norridgewock, Me., 1864-1900. d. 26 July, 1900.

George Lafayette Hayes. A.M., 1854. b. 5 Dec, 1831, Barnstead,
N. H. Teacher, Winchester, Va., 1851-52; Russellville, Ky., 1852-
54. Lawyer, Russellville, 1854. d. 23 July, 1854.

Hiram Hayes, b. 24 May, 1831, Industry, Me. Prin., North Yar-
mouth Acad., Me., 1853-54. Lawyer, Superior, Wis., 1854-. Quar-
termaster, U.S. V., 1862; Chief Quartermaster, 11th Army Corps,
1863-64, 4th Corps, 1864-65.

John Sydney Hurd. A.M., 1862. b. 28 Dec, 1831, Fryeburg, Me.
Physician, Wright Co., Iowa, 1855-59; Hampton, Iowa, 1859-62,
1865-68; Chapin, Iowa, 1868-1901. 32d Iowa Vols., 1862-65. d. 23
July, 1901, Hampton, Iowa.



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