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1829. Member Congress, 1829-41; U. S. Senate, 1841-4 7. Att'y-
Gen., 1853-55. Overseer, 1826-45; Trustee, 1845-67. d. 6 Apr.,
1867.

Perez Bryant Mann. b. 26 Aug., 1798, Hallowell, Me. Business,
Augusta, Ga. d. Dec, 1817.

Richard Elvins Orne. b. 20 May, 1795, Salem, Mass. Sea cap-
tain, to 1835. Land agent, Memphis, Tenn., 1836-60. d. 22 Sept.,
1860, near St. Paul, Minn.

Chandler Robbins. M.D., Harvard, 1818. b. 21 Aug., 1796, Hal-
lowell, Me. Physician, Boston, Mass. d. 24 May, 1836, Cheraw,
S. C.

Levi Stowell. A.M., 1818. b. 14 Jan., 1794, Paris, Me. Lawyer
and farmer, Paris, Me., 1818-53. Postmaster and magistrate, Bruce-
ville, Ind., 1853-63. Res., Mazeppa, Minn. d. 8 Sept., 1865.

Solomon Thayer, b. 4 Sept., 1789, Bridgewater, Mass. Lawyer,
Lubec, Me., 1818-52. Maine Leg., 1844. Res., Portland, Me., 1852-
57. d. 22 Dec, 1857.

John Apthorp Vaughan. D.D., Kenyon, 1839. b. 13 Oct., 1795,
Boston, Mass. Banking, London, Eng.; Planter, Jamaica, W. I.
Teacher, Hallowell, 1829-33. Rector, Salem, Mass., 1834-36. Sec.
Episcopal Board Missions, 1836-42. Supt., Inst, for Blind, Philadel-
phia, Pa., 1845-48. Teacher, Philadelphia, 1848-54. Prof., Prot.
Epis. Divinity Sch., Philadelphia, 1861-65. Overseer, 1830-40. d.
5 June, 1865.



Class of 1816

Edward Emerson Bourne. A.M., 1819; LL.D., 1872. b. 19 Mar.,
1797, Kennebunk, Me. Lawyer, Kennebunk, 1819-73. Maine Leg.,
1826-31. Judge of Probate, 1857-73. Pres., Maine Historical So-
ciety. Trustee, 1866-73. d. 23 Sept., 1873.

Randolph Augustus Lawrence Codman. A.M., 1835. b. 24 Nov.,
1796, Gorham, Me. Lawyer, Standish, Me., 1821-24; Waterville,
Me., 1824-30; Portland, Me., 1830-53. Maine Leg., 1837-38. d. 28
Oct., 1853.



1816-17 Graduates 61

Rodney Gove Dennis. A.M., 1820. b. 17 Apr., 1791, New Boston,
N. H. Andover Theol. Sem., 1819. Pastor, Topsfield, Mass., 1820-
29; Somers, Conn., 1830-39; without charge, Grafton, Mass., 1843-

61, and Southboro, Mass., 1861-65. d. 29 Sept., 1865, Southboro,
Mass.

Stephen Longfellow Lewis. A.M., 1819. b. 17 Mar., 1795, Gor-
ham, Me. Lawyer, Athens, Me. Maine Leg., 1823. d. 4 Feb.,
1825, Gorham, Me.

Dudley Norris. b. 6 Jan., 1796, Hallowell, Me. Medical student,
1816-17. d. 7 May, 1817.

Alpheus Spring Packard. A.M., 1819; D.D., 1860. b. 23 Dec,
1798, Chelmsford, Mass. Teacher, 1816-19. Tutor, Languages and
Mathematics, 1819-22; Languages and Metaphysics, 1822-24; Prof.,
Languages and Classical Literature, 1824-42; Rhetoric and Ora-
tory, and Classical Literature, 1842-45; Ancient Languages and
Classical Literature, 1845-65; Collins Professor, Natural and Re-
vealed Religion, 1864-84; Librarian, 1869-81; Acting Pres., 1883-
84. d. 13 July, 1884, Squirrel Island, Me.

Charles Richard Porter. A.M., 1822. b. 14 Oct., 1797, Topsham,
Me. Lawyer, Topsham, 1819-26; Camden, Me., 1826-47; Bath, Me.,
1847-60. Judge of Probate, 1856-60. d. 18 July, 1860.

Ebenezer Shillaber. A.M., 1825. b. 29 July, 1797, Salem, Mass.
Lawyer, Newburyport, Mass., 1819-26 (?); Salem, Mass., 1826 (?)-
51; Clerk of Courts, 1841-51. Mass.. Leg., 1825-26. d. 9 Nov.,
1856, Biddeford, Me.

William Augustus Staples. A.M., 1819. b. 25 Oct., 1795, Eliot,
Me. Studied medicine at Portsmouth, N. H., and Philadelphia, Pa.
Physician, Matanzas, Cuba. d. 29 Apr., 1820, Havana, Cuba.

John Searle Tenney. A.M., 1819; LL.D., 1850. b. 21 Jan., 1793,
Rowley, Mass. Lawyer, Norridgewock, Me. Maine Leg., 1838; Sen-
ate, 1864-65; Justice, Supreme Court, 1841-55; Chief Justice, 1855-

62. Overseer, 1842-49; Trustee, 1849-69. Lecturer on Medical
Jurisprudence, 184 9-53; Professor of Law, and Lecturer on Medical
Jurisprudence, 1853-69. d. 23 Aug., 1869.

Wilmot Wood. A.M., 1822. b. 16 Feb., 1796, Wiscasset, Me.
Lawyer, Wiscasset; Merchant, Wiscasset. Overseer, 1831-65. d.
2 May, 1865.

11 — *11

Class of 1817

Ebenezer Cheever. b. 12 May, 1791, Reading, Vt. Pastor, Mt.
Vernon, N. H., 1819-23; Waterford, N. Y., 1824-30; Newark, N. J.,
1834-46; Tecumseh, Mich.; Ypsilanti, Mich.; Paterson, N. J., 1856-
62. Res., Ypsilanti, Mich., 1862-66. d. 31 Dec, 1866.

Nathan Cummings. b. 23 Aug., 1796, Waterford, Me. Lawyer,
Portland, Me. U. S. Col. Customs, Portland, 1840-43. d. 15 July,
1878.

Samuel Johnson. A.M., 1820. b. 19 May, 1792, Winthrop, Me.
Pastor, Alna, Me., 1818-28; Saco, Me., 1828-36. Sec. Me. Miss.
Soc'y. Overseer, 1829-36. d. 16 Nov., 1836, Hallowell, Me.



62 Bowdoin College 1817-18

James McKeen. A.M., 1820; M.D., Harvard, 1820. b. 27 Nov.,
1797, Beverly, Mass. Physician, Topsham, Me. Lecturer on Mid-
wifery, 1825-29; Professor, Obstetrics, 1829-37; Lecturer, Theory
and Practice Physic, and Professor, Obstetrics, 1837-39. Overseer,
1841-73. d. 28 Nov., 1873.

Joseph Green Moody. A.M., 1820. b. 3 Nov., 1797, Kennebunk,
Me. Merchant, Kennebunk, Me.; Augusta, Me.; Bangor, Me.; Bos-
ton, Mass., 1840-59. d. 30 May, 1879, Cambridge, Mass.

Charles Packard. A.M., 1820. b. 12 Apr., 1801, Chelmsford,
Mass. Lawyer, Brunswick, Me., 1824-35. Andover Theol. Sem. and
Lane Theol. Sem. Pastor, Hamilton, O., 1837-39; Lancaster, Mass.,
1840-54; Cambridgeport, Mass., 1854-55; North Middleboro, Mass.,
1855-57; Biddeford, Me., 1857-64. d. 17 Feb., 1864.

Phineas Pratt, b. 23 May, 1789, New Ipswich, N. H. Prin.,
Thornton Acad., 1820-26. Merchant, Gardiner, Me., 1843-65. d. 9
Dec, 1865.

John Widgery. A.M., 1825. b. 17 June, 1802, Portland, Me.
Lawyer, Little Rock, Ark.; Mayor. Surveyor, St. Louis, Mo. Res.,
Portland, Me., 1867-73. d. 2 Aug., 1873.

8—* 8

Class of 1818

Isaac Parsons Anderson, b. 12 Apr., 1798, North Yarmouth, Me.
d. 16 Dec, 1818, Beverly, Mass.

Rufus Anderson. A.M., 1821; LL.D., 1868; D.D., Dartmouth,
1836. b. 17 Aug., 1796, North Yarmouth, Me. Andover Theol.
Sem., 1822. Asst. to Cor. Sec, A.B.C.P.M., 1822-24; Asst. Sec,
1824-32; Foreign Sec, 1832-66. Lecturer, Andover Theol. Sem.,
1867-69. Res., Boston, Mass. d. 30 May, 1880.

Israel Wildes Bourne, b. 25 Dec, 1795, Kennebunk, Me. Stud-
ied law. Teacher, Hebron, Me.; Kennebunk, Me.; Dover, N. H.;
Portsmouth, N. H. Accountant, Boston, Mass. d. 7 Nov., 1862.

Edmund Theodore Bridge. A.M., 1821. b. 6 Dec, 1799, Augusta,
Me. Lawyer and Editor, Augusta. U. S. Civil Service, 1839-45.
Supt. Morris Canal, N. J. d. 17 Feb., 1854, Jersey City, N. J.

Carleton Dole. A.M., 1822. b. 28 Mar., 1798, Alna, Me. Pastor.
Merchant, Alna; Augusta, Me., 1831-47. Maine Leg., 1829; Senate,
1831. Res., Salem, Mass., Newburyport, Mass., South Reading,
Mass., 1847-70. d. 7 Apr., 1870, Salem, Mass.

Moses Emery, b. 16 July, 1794, Minot, Me. Lawyer, Wiscasset,
Me., 1821-25; Saco, Me., 1825-81. Maine Leg., 1836-37. d. 12 May,
1881.

Joseph Palmer Fessenden. b. 24 Oct., 1792, Fryeburg, Me. Pas-
tor, Kennebunkport, Me., 1820-29; South Bridgton, Me., 1829-61.
d. 13 Feb., 1861.

Benjamin Hale. A.M., 1821; also Dartmouth, 1827; M.D., Dart-
mouth, 1827; D.D., Columbia, 1836. b. 23 Nov., 1797, Newbury,
Mass. Tutor, Natural Philosophy and Metaphysics, 1820-22. Prin.,
Gardiner Lyceum, 1822-27. Prof., Chemistry, Dartmouth, 1827-35.
Pres., Hobart, 1836-58. Res., Newburyport, Mass., 1859-63. d. 15
July, 1863.



1818-19 Graduates 6$

Frederic Benjamin Page. A.M., 1821; M.D., Harvard, 1821. b.
5 July, 1798, Hallowell, Me. Physician, Donaldsonville, La. d. 26
July, 1857, Edwards, Miss.

George Dummer Perley. b. 18 June, 1797, Hallowell, Me. Law-
yer, d. 1826.

Josiah Pierce. A.M., 1821. b. 15 Aug., 1792, Baldwin, Me. Law-
yer, Gorham, Me., 1821-66. Maine Leg., 1832-33; Senate, 1834-36;
President, 1835-36. Judge of Probate, 1846-57. Overseer, 1831-
55; Trustee, 1855-66. d. 25 June, 1866.

George Barrell Sewall. A.M., 1821. b. 29 Jan., 1799, Hallowell,
Me. Lawyer, Mobile, Ala. d. 1825.

Seba Smith, b. 14 Sept., 1792, Buckfield, Me. Editor, Portland,
Me., 1820-38. Editor and author, New York City, 1839-68. d. 29
July, 1868, Patchogue, L. I.

Gideon Lane Soule. A.M., 1823; LL.D., Harvard, 1856. b. 25
July, 1796, Freeport, Me. Andover Theol. Sem., 1820-21. Prof.,
Ancient Lang., Phillips Acad., Exeter, N. H., 1822-38; Principal,
1838-73. d. 28 May, 1879.

David Starrett. b. 6 Mar., 1790, Warren, Me. Pastor, Weld, Me.,
1821-27; Litchfield, Me., 1828-35; Augusta, Me., 1836-38. d. 3
Apr., 1851, Augusta, Me.

George Starrett. A.M., 1821. b. 15 May, 1798, Warren, Me.
Lawyer, Bangor, Me. d. 3 Feb., 1837.

James Parker Vance. A.M., 18 21. b. 1 Mar., 1800, Calais, Me.
Lawyer, Calais. Maine Leg., 1837. Pastor, Illinois, 1849-58. d.

Joseph Walker. A.M., 1821. b. 19 Feb., 1792, Townsend, Mass.
Pastor, Paris, Me., 1822-51. Overseer, 1847-51. d. 8 Apr., 1851.

William Bicker Walter. A.M., 1821. b. 29 Apr., 1796, Boston,
Mass. Author, d. 23 Apr., 1822, Charleston, S. C.

19 — *19

Class of 1819

Thomas Perkins Bourne. M.D., 1823. b. 27 Dec, 1798, Kenne-
bunk, Me. Physician, Lubec, Me.; Calais, Me.; Newcastle, N. B. d.
May, 1863.

Jonathan Hammond Chesley. b. 12 May, 179 4, Paris, Me.
Teacher, Limerick, Me.; Baton Rouge, La. d. 27 Nov., 1826, Saco,
Me.

David Hayes. A.M., 1828. b. 11 July, 1795, North Yarmouth,
Me. Lawyer, Westbrook, Me., 1824-70. d. 26 Mar., 1870.

Edward Tyng Ingraham. A.M., 1822. b. 3 Sept., 1798, Portland,
Me. Teacher, Lubec, Me. Clergyman, d. 24 June, 1823, Portland.

John Dennis McCrate. b. 1 Oct., 1802, Wiscasset, Me. Lawyer,
Damariscotta, Me., 1823-35; Wiscasset, Me., 1835-50; U. S. Col.
Customs, 1835-40. Maine Leg., 1831-35. Member Congress, 1845-
47. Farmer, Sutton, Mass., 1852-79. d. 11 Sept., 1879.

George Means Mason, b. 3 Oct., 1800, Portsmouth, N. H. Law-
yer, Portsmouth; Boston, Mass., 1832-65. d. 16 Aug., 1865.

John Louville Megquier. A.M., 1822. b. 9 Sept., 1794, New



64 Bowdoin College 1819-20

Gloucester, Me. Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1825-40. Maine Senate,
1828, 1830-32. d. 3 Jan., 1840.

Israel Newell. A.M., 1822. b. 5 Apr., 1794, Durham, Me. An-
dover Theol. Sem. Prin., Kimball Union Acad., Plainfield, N. H.,
1822-35. Pastor, New Gloucester, Me., 1837. Pastor and teacher,
Durham, Me., 1838-46. d. 9 Feb., 1846.

James Stackpole. A.M., 1822. b. 19 Nov., 1798, Waterville, Me.
Lawyer, Waterville, 1822-80. Treas., Colby College, 1834-51.
Maine Leg., 1859. d. 18 July, 1880.

George Cobb Wilde, b. 13 Dec, 1800, Hallowell, Me. Lawyer,
Wrentham, Mass., 1826-35. Clerk, Supreme Court, Boston, Mass.,
1835-75. d. 27 June, 1875, Lenox, Mass.

Adam Wilson. A.M., 1822; D.D., Colby, 1851. b. 8 Feb., 1874,
Topsham, Me. Pastor, Wiscasset, Me., 1822-24; New Gloucester and
Turner, Me., 1824-28. Editor, "Zion's Advocate," Portland, Me.,
1828-38, 1843-48. Pastor, Bangor, Me., 1838-41; Turner, Me.,
1841-43; Hebron, Me., 1850-53; Paris, Me., 1853-58. Trustee,
Colby, 1828-71. d. 16 Jan., 1871, Waterville.

11 — *11

Class of 1820

Jacob Abbott. A.M., 1823; D.D., Amherst, 1874. b. 14 Nov.,
1803, Hallowell, Me. Andover Theol. Sem. Tutor, Amherst, 1824-
25; Prof., Math, and Nat. Phil., 1825-29. Teacher, Boston, Mass.,
1829-33. Pastor, Roxbury, Mass., 1834-35. Teacher and Author,
Roxbury, Mass., 1835-39; Farmington, Me., and New York City,
1839-70; Farmington, 1870-79. Overseer, 1841-47. d. 31 Oct.,
1879.

Samuel Bradley. A.M., 1823. b. 29 Mar., 1802, Fryeburg, Me.
Lawyer, Hollis, Me., 1824-45; Saco, Me., 1845-49. Overseer, 1847-
49. d. 26 June, 1849.

Theodore Sedgwick Brown. A.M., 1823. b. 20 June, 1803, Vas-
salboro, Me. Lawyer, Vassalboro, 1822-37; Bangor, Me. d. Jan.,
1862, Augusta, Me.

Jedidiah Cobb. A.M., 1823; M.D., 1823. b. 27 Feb., 1800, Gray,
Me. Prof., Ohio Med. Coll., Cincinnati, 1824-36. Prof., Anatomy
and Surgery, 1835-37. Prof., Louisville, Ky., Med. Sch., 1837-52.
Res., Manchester, Mass., 1854-60. d. 16 Nov., 1860.

Philip Eastman. A.M., 1823. b. 5 Feb., 1799, Chatham, N. H.
Lawyer, North Yarmouth, Me., 1823-36; Harrison, Me., 1836-47;
Saco, Me., 1847-69. Maine Senate, 1840, 1842. Overseer, 1831-64;
Trustee, 1864-69. d. 7 Aug., 1869.

William Jewett Farley. A.M., 1823. b. 12 Apr., 1802, Newcas-
tle, Me. Lawyer, Camden, Me., 1824-26; Thomaston, Me., 1826-39.
d. 15 June, 1839.

Joshua Warren Hathaway. A.M., 1823. b. 10 Nov., 1797, Prov-
ince of New Brunswick. Lawyer, Bluehill, Me., 1824-25; Ellsworth,
Me., 1825-37; Bangor, Me., 1837-62. Maine Leg., 1825; Senate,
1827-28. Judge, District Court, 1849-52; Supreme Court, 1852-59.
d. 6 June, 1862.



1820-21 Graduates 65

Josiah Hilton Hobbs. A.M., 1823. b. 2 Nov., 1795, Effingham,
N. H. Lawyer, Wakefield, N. H., 1824-54. d. 17 June, 1854.

William McDougall. A.M., 1823;, M.D., 1826. b. 1 Mar., 1797,
Gorham, Me. Tutor, Mathematics and Natural Philosophy, 1822-24.
Physician, Athens, Pa.; Wetumpka, Ala. Teacher, Charleston, S.
C; Wetumpka, Ala. d. 9 June, 1852.

Samuel Morrill. A.M., 1823; M.D., 1823. b. 4 Feb., 1800, Wells,
Me. Physician, Boston, Mass., 1824-72. d. 27 Mar., 1872.

Caleb Fessenden Page. A.M., 1823. b. 15 Feb., 1797, Fryeburg,
Me. Pastor, Limington, Me., 1823-33; Bridgton, Me., 1833-50;
Granby, Conn., 1850-54; Greenville, Conn., 1855-58; Tolland, Mass.,
1858-61; Colebrook, N. H., 1861-67; Milton Mills, N. H., 1867-70.
d. 6 Nov., 1873.

Thomas Treadwell Stone. A.M., 1823; D.D., 1868. b. 9 Feb.,
1801, Waterford, Me. Studied Theology, Augusta, Me. Pastor, An-
dover, Me., 1824-30. Prin., Bridgton Acad., 1830-32. Pastor, East
Machias, Me., 1832-46; Salem, Mass., 1846-52; Bolton, Mass., 1852-
60; Brooklyn, Conn., 1863-71. Res., Bolton, 1873-95. d. 13 Nov.,
1895.

12 — *12

Class of 1821

John Barrett. A.M., 1824; M.D., 1824. b. 21 Feb., 1802, North-
field, Mass. Physician, Portland, Me., 1824-42. d. 20 Apr., 1842.

Plummer Chase, b. 13 Mar., 1794, Newbury, Mass. Andover
Theol. Sem., 1824. Pastor, Carver, Mass., 1828-35. d. 17 Sept.,
1837, Newbury, Mass.

Daniel Clarke, b. 11 Dec, 179 6, Windham, Me. Law student.
d. 2 Dec, 1825.

John Payne Cleaveland. A.M., 1824; D.D., Marietta, 1844. b. 19'
July, 1799, Rowley, Mass. Andover Theol. Sem., 1821-22. Teacher*
Wolfboro, N. H., 1822-24; Exeter, N. H., 1825-27. Pastor, Salem,
Mass., 1827-34; Detroit, Mich., 1834-37. Pres., Marshall Coll.,
Mich., 1837-43. Pastor, Cincinnati, O., 1843-45; Providence, R. I.,
1846-52; Northampton, Mass., 1852-54; Lowell, Mass., 1854-62'.
Chaplain, 30th Mass. Vols., 1862. Pastor, Mattapoisett, Mass.,
1865-67; Billerica, Mass., 1867-69. Res., Ipswich and Newburyport,
Mass., 1869-73. d. 7 Mar., 1873.

Rufus King Cushing. M.D., 1824. b. 23 July, 1802, Brunswick,
Me. Physician, Brewer, Me., 1824-34, 1836-70; Bangor, Me., 1834-
36, 1870-89. d. 28 Mar., 1889.

William Cutter. A.M., 1824. b. 15 May, 1801, Yarmouth, Me.
Andover Theol. Sem., 1821-23. Merchant, Portland, Me., 1823-39.
Literary work, New York City, 1839-46; Bedford, N. Y., 1846-67.
Overseer, 1830-41. d. 8 Feb., 1867.

Daniel Evans, b. 5 Oct., 1802, Hallowell, Me. Physician, Corn-
ville, Me. d. 9 Feb., 1867, Cornville, Me.

Godfrey John Grosvenor. b. 13 Mar., 1801, Minot, Me. Lawyer,
Hudson, N. Y.; Geneva, N. Y. d. 21 June, 1849.

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66 Bowdoin College 1821-22

Isaac Giddings Groton. A.M., 1824. b. 30 Mar., 1799, Waldo-
boro, Me. Lawyer, Waldoboro, 1824-33. d. 23 Jan., 1833.

Charles Harding, b. 26 June, 1798, Gorham, Me. Lawyer, Ray-
mond, Me., 1824-34; Portland, Me., 1834-49. d. 1849.

Joseph Howard. A.M., 1824. b. 14 Mar., 1800, Brownfield, Me.
Lawyer, York County, 1824-36; Portland, Me., 1837-77. U. S. Dist.
Att'y, 1837-41. Judge, Supreme Court, 1848-55. Mayor, 1860.
Overseer, 1849-70. d. 12 Dec, 1877, Brownfield, Me.

Lot Jones. A.M., 1824; D.D., Columbia, 1859. b. 21 Feb., 1797,
Brunswick, Me. Studied Theology, Salem, Mass. Rector, Leicester,
Mass., 1827-33; New York City, 1833-65. d. 12 Oct., 1865, Phila-
delphia, Pa.

James Larry, b. 31 Jan., 1798, Gorham, Me. Teacher, King
George, Culpepper, Madison and Goochland Cos., Va., 1822-29; Han-
over and Henrico Cos., Va., 1830-64. U. S. Civil Service, Washing-
ton, D. C, 1864-72. d. 27 Aug., 1872.

Joseph Libbey. A.M., 1824. b. 13 Dec, 1793, Buxton, Me. Prin.,
High School, Portland, Me., 1821-50; private school, 1850-55. Busi-
ness, 1855-71. Overseer, 1843-71. d. 27 Aug., 1871.

Winthrop Gray Marston. b. 6 July, 1802, Salem, Mass. Res.,
Portland, Me. d. 1825.

George Packard. M.D., 1825. b. 23 May, 1803, Wiscasset, Me.
Physician, Saco, Me., 1825-42. Theol. Sem., Fairfax Co., Va. Rec-
tor, Andover, Mass., 1843-45; Lawrence, Mass., 1846-76. d. 30 Nov.,
1876.

Ichabod Plaisted. b. 29 Mar., 1796, Gardiner, Me. Law student,
Charleston, S. C. Pastor, N. Rochester, Mass., 1826-29. d. 21 June,
1831, Gardiner, Me.

Charles Soule. A.M., 1825. b. 29 Aug., 1794, Freeport, Me. An-
dover Theol. Sem., 1822-23. Pastor, Belfast, Me., 1824-26; N.
Bridgton, Me., 1827-30, 1833-35; Denmark, Me., 1831-32; Norway,
Me., 1835-45; Westbrook, Me., 1849-50; Amherst and Aurora, Me.,
1856-60. Res., Freeport, Me., 1863-69. d. 31 May, 1869, Portland.

Stephen McLellan Staples. A.M., 1824. b. 13 June, 1800, Gor-
ham, Me. Civil engineer, Mexico, d. 17 Feb., 1832, Philadelphia,
Pa.

Isaac Watts Wheelwright. A.M., 1825. b. 17 Sept., 1801, New-
buryport, Mass. Andover Theol. Sem., 1825. Teacher, Andover,
Mass., 1822-26; Byfield and Newburyport, 1826-30. Agent, Am.
Bible Soc, South America, 1833-36. Supt. Schools, Quito, Equador,
1836-40. Teacher, Valparaiso, Chili, 1843-53. Res., Byfield, Mass.,
1853-95. d. 14 July, 1895.

Joseph Abiel Wood. b. 7 May, 1803, Wiscasset, Me. Lawyer,
Ellsworth, Me. d. 1844.

21 — *21

Class of 1822

Joseph Hale Abbot. A.M., 1827. b. 25 Sept., 1802, Wilton, N. H.
Tutor, Modern Languages, and Librarian, 1825-27. Prof., Math.,
Phillips Acad., Exeter, N. H„ 1827-33. Teacher, Boston, Mass.,



1822 Graduates 67

1833-55, 1857-60; Beverly, Mass., 1861-67. Literary work, Boston,
1870-73. Mem., Am. Acad. Arts and Sciences, d. 7 Apr., 1873,
Cambridge, Mass.

James Anderson, b. 17 Feb., 1800, North Yarmouth, Me. d. 1
June, 1823, Charleston, S. C.

John Appleton. A.M., 1825; LL.D., 1860. b. 12 July, 1804, New
Ipswich, N. H. Lawyer, Dixmont, Me., 1826; Sebec, Me., 1827-32;
Bangor, Me., 1832-52. Justice, Supreme Court, 1852-62; Chief Jus-
tice, 1862-83. Lecturer, Medical Jurisprudence, 1870-71. Over-
seer, 1868-70; Trustee, 1870-91. d. 7 Feb., 1891.

Charles Edwards Barrett, b. 6 Jan., 1804, Northfield, Mass. Law-
yer, Portland, Me. Treas., Cumberland and Oxford Canal. Pres.,
Canal Bank, 1837-47. Treasurer, A. & St. L. R. R., Portland, 1846-
88. d. 4 Jan., 1894.

James Bell. b. 13 Nov., 1804, Francestown, N. H. Lawyer, Gil-
manton, N. H., 1825-31; Exeter, N. H., 1831-46; Gilford, N. H.,
1846-57. N. H. Leg., 1846. N. H. Const. Conv., 1850. U. S. Sen-
ate, 1855-57. d. 26 May, 1857.

John Boynton. b. 11 Apr., 1801, Wiscasset, Me. Teacher, Bruns-
wick, Portland, and Limerick, Me., 1822-25. Andover Theol. Sem.,
1825-26. Pastor, Phippsburg, Me., 1827-40. Without charge, Wis-
casset, Me., 1840-64. Res., Felton, Del., 1864-76. d. 1 Mar., 1876.

Otis Livingston Bridges, b. 21 Feb., 1798, Charlotte, Me. Law-
yer, Calais. State Att'y-Gen., 1842-43. Lawyer, Stockton, Cal. d.
1870.

Charles Parsons Chandler. A.M., 1857. b. 29 Oct., 1801, New
Gloucester, Me. Lawyer, Foxcroft, Me., 182 6-57. Maine Leg.,
1848; Senate, 1857. d. 17 Nov., 1857.

Richmond Loring. A.M., 1827; M.D., 1825. b. 29 Oct., 1801,
North Yarmouth, Me. Physician and merchant, Aux Cayes, Hayti.
d. 1854, France.

Charles Hugh Patterson McLellan. A.M., 1839; M.D., 1825. b.
5 June, 1803, Gorham, Me. Physician, Gray, Me., 1825-30; Port-
land, Me., 1830-36. Teacher, Poughkeepsie, N. Y., 1837-62. d. 2
Apr., 1862.

Moses Parsons Parish, b. 9 Oct., 1803, Byfield, Mass. Lawyer,
Newburyport, Mass. Mass. Leg., 1830-31. Teacher, Portsmouth,
N. H., Salem, Mass., 1832-40. Editor, Woodstock, Vt, New York
City, 1847-57. d. 20 Feb., 1865, Baltimore, Md.

Simeon Perkins. A.M., 1825. b. 4 May, 1795, Bridgewater, Mass.
Prin., Hebron Acad. Lawyer, Otisfield, Me. Maine Leg., 1829. d.
1842.

Milton Pierce, b. 22 Sept., 1803, Monmouth, Me. Law student.
d. 10 June, 1827.

Silvanus Waterman Robinson. A.M., 1825. b. 29 Sept., 1801,
Litchfield, Me. Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1825 T 27; Hallowell, Me.,
1827-39; Bangor, Me., 1839-47; Boston, Mass., 1847-49. Maine
Leg., 1834-35. d. 16 Sept., 1849, Litchfield, Me.

Benjamin Sanborn. A.M., 1825; M.D., Dartmouth, 1827. b. 24



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Aug., 1799, Falmouth, Me. Physician, Belgrade, Me., 1830-36; Fal-
mouth, Me., 1836-46. d. 27 Feb., 1846.

William Smyth. A.M., 1825; D.D., 1863. b. 1 Feb., 1797, Pitts-
ton, Me. Andover Theol. Sem., 1822-23. Tutor, Greek, 1823-25;
Asst. Prof., Mathematics and Natural Philosophy, 1825-28; Prof.,
Mathematics, 1828-68; also Associate Prof., Natural Philosophy,
1846-59; and Professor, 1859-68. d. 4 Apr., 1868.

Timothy Walker Stone, b. 8 June, 1805, Brunswick, Me. Law
student, d. 4 July, 1826.

David Humphreys Storer. A.M., 1825; LL.D., 1876; M.D., Har-
vard, 1825. b. 26 Mar., 1804, Portland, Me. Physician, Boston,
Mass., 1825-91. Founder, Tremont St. Med. Sch., 1837; Prof., Ob-
stetrics, 1837-54. Prof., Obstetrics and Med. Jurisprudence, Har-
vard, 1854-68; Dean, Medical Faculty, 1855-64. Pres., Am. Med.
Association, d. 10 Sept., 1891.

Daniel Dana Tappan. b. 20 Oct., 1798, Newburyport, Mass.
Studied theology, New Haven, Conn. Pastor, Biddeford, Me., 1826-
27; Alfred, Me., 1828-32; Franklin, N. H., 1832-33; N. Falmouth,
Mass., 1834-36; Winthrop, Me., 1837-38; Marshfield, Mass., 1839-
51, 1859-65; Farmington, N. H., 1852-59. Res., Wakefield, N. H.,
1865-71; Weld, Me., 1871-85. d. 15 Jan., 1890, Topsfield, Mass.

Noah Tebbets. A.M. b. 26 Dec, 1802, Rochester, N. H. Lawyer,
North Parsonsfield, Me., 1825-34; Rochester, N. H., 1834-44. N. H.
Leg., 1842. Circuit Judge, 1843-44. d. 9 Sept., 1844.

Richard Hampton Vose. A.M., 1825. b. 8 Nov., 1803, Northfield,
Mass. Lawyer, Worcester, Mass., 1826-28; Augusta, Me., 1828-64.
Maine Leg., 1834-35, 1838-39; Senate, 1840-41; Pres., 1841. Over-
seer, 1841-64. d. 19 Jan., 1864.

John Hubbard White, b. 30 Nov., 1802, Dover, N. H. Lawyer,
Dover, 1825-82. N. H. Leg., 1833-34. d. 7 Sept., 1882.

Benjamin Glazier Willey. b. 11 Feb., 179 6, Conway, N. H. Pas-
tor, Conway, 1824-32; Milton, N. H., 1832-46; Farmington, N. H.,
1846-49; E. Sumner, Me., 1851-66. d. 17 Apr., 1867.

Jabez Cushman Woodman. A.M., 1832. b. 23 Jan., 1804, New
Gloucester, Me. Lawyer, Gray, Me., 1826; Poland, Me., 1826-32;
Minot, Me., 1832-48; Portland, Me., 1848-69. Maine Leg., 1844. d.
8 Nov., 1869.

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Class of 1823

Charles Shaw Adams. A.M., 1826. b. 31 May, 1797, Bath, Me.
Pastor, Newfield, Me., Parsonsfield, Me., 1828-31; Wells, Me., 1831-
34. Agt., American Ed. Socy. Pastor, Harwich, Mass.; Coventry,
R. I. Missionary, Illinois. Pastor, Westford, Conn., 1846-59;
Strongsville, O., 1859-61. Without charge, Hillsdale, Mich., 1861-
73. d. 29 July, 1873.

George Washington Bachelder. b. 13 Nov., 1802, Hallowell, Me.
Lawyer, Gardiner, Me. Major-General, State Militia, d. 26 Dec,
1852.

John Macclintock Bartlett. b. 3 Apr., 1803, Pembroke, N. H.



1823 Graduates 69

Lawyer, Louisiana. Bookkeeper, New York City. d. 1849, Gibral-
tar, Spain.

Luther V Bell. M.D., Dartmouth, 1826; D.C.L., King's Coll.,
Nova Scotia, 1847; LL.D., Amherst, 1855. b. 20 Dec, 1806, Fran-
cestown, N. H. Physician, Londonderry, N. H., 1827-37. Supt. Mc-
Lean Insane Asylum, 1837-55. N. H. Leg., 1836. Surg., 11th Mass.
Vols. Pres., Mass. Med. Society, d. 11 Feb., 1862, Budd's Ferry,
Va.

Edmund Bridge Bowman, b. 29 Aug., 1804, Wiscasset, Me. Law-
yer, Pittston, Me., 1826-28; Dresden, Me., Bowdoinham, Me., 1828-
48; Wiscasset, Me., 1848-64. Clerk of Courts, Wiscasset. d. 19
Mar., 1864.

George William Gray Browne. A.M., 1826. b. 12 Nov., 1806,
Portland, Me. Lawyer, Tazewell, Va., 1827(?)-57; San Antonio,
Tex. d. 20 June, 1879, Dallas, Texas.

Jonas Burnham. A.M., 1826. b. 11 May, 1798, Kennebunkport,
Me. Prin., Bath Acad., 1823-31; Bridgton Acad., 1832-39; High
Sch., Hallowell, Me., 1839-45; Thornton Acad., Saco, Me.; Cony
Acad., Augusta, Me., 1847-49; Farmington Acad., 1849-59. Pastor,
Strong, Me., 1860-66, 1872-73; Wilton, Me., 1866-72. Teacher,
Farmington, Me., 1873-89. d. 9 Mar., 1889.

Egbert Benson Coffin, b. 29 July, 1805, Bath, Me. Law student.
d. 1827.

John Crosby. A.M., 1826. b. 11 Sept., 1803, Bangor, Me. An-
dover Theol. Sem., 1827. Pastor, Castine, Me., 1828-32. d. 26 May,
1833, Barbadoes, W. I.

William George Crosby. A.M., 1826; LL.D., 1870. b. 10 Sept.,
1805, Belfast, Me. Lawyer, Boston, Mass., 1826-28; Belfast, 1828-
55, 1859-70. Sec, State Bd. Educ, 1846-49. Governor, 1853-54.
Literary work, Boston, 1855-59. Overseer, 1844-50. d. 21 Mar.,
1881, Belfast.

Joseph Dowe. A.M., Dartmouth, 1828. b. Jan., 1796, Durham,



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