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N. H. Teacher, Boston, Mass., 1823-35. Publisher and bookseller,
Boston, 1835-50. Res., Boston, d. 17 May, 1873, South Natick,
Mass.

Richard William Dummer. b. 17 Sept., 1802, Hallowell, Me.
Lawyer, Springfield, 111. Farmer and teacher, Kansas, d. 15 Mar.,
1897, near Lecompton, Kan.

William Pitt Fessenden. LL.D., 1858; also Harvard, 1864. b.
16 Oct., 1806, Boscawen, N. H. Lawyer, Bridgton, Me., 1827-29;
Bangor, Me., 1833-35; Portland, Me., 1829-33, 1835-69. Maine
Leg., 1832, 1840, 1845-46, 1853-54. Member Congress, 1841-43.
U. S. Senate, 1854-64, 1865-69. Sec. Treasury, 1864-65. Over-
seer, 1843-60; Trustee, 1860-69. d. 8 Sept., 1869.

George Parsons Giddinge. D.D., St. Paul's Coll., Mo., 1856. b.
23 Jan., 1801, South Auburn, Me. Prin., St. James' Acad., Balti-
more Co., Md., 1825-27; Germantown Acad., Philadelphia, Pa., 1827-
31. Teacher, Hopkinsville, Ky., 1832-40. Rector, Quincy, III.,
1841-56; Boonville, Mo., 1856-59. d. 9 May, 1861, Palmyra, Mo.

James Gooch. b. 12 Dec, 1800, North Yarmouth, Me. Pastor,



yo Bowdoin College 1823

Alton, N. H., Hebron, Me., 1828-34; Hiram and Denmark, Me., 1835-
39; Patten, Me., 1839-47. d. 28 Mar., 1848, Oxford, Me.

Romulus Haskins. b. 29 Sept., 1801, Hampden, Me. Merchant,
Bangor, Me. d. 8 Oct., 1863.

Nathaniel Haynes. A.M., 1826. b. 11 Mar., 1799, Hebron, Me.
Lawyer, Old Town, Me., 1826-27. Lawyer and Editor, Bangor, Me.,
1827-36. d. 6 Dec, 1836.

Hiram Hayes Hobbs. b. 12 Jan., 1802, North Berwick, Me. Law-
yer, South Berwick, Me. d. 9 Mar., 1884.

William Bradford Holmes. A.M., 1826. b. 16 Sept., 1801, Alfred,
Me. Lawyer, Alfred, d. 29 Nov., 1850.

Josiah Stacy Hook. A.M., 1826; M.D., Harvard, 1827. b. 4 Mar.,
1803, Castine, Me. Physician, Adrian, Mich. d. 1844.

William Rufus King. b. 6 Nov., 1804, Saco, Me. Lawyer, Sulli-
van, Me.; Saco, Me. Teacher, Shiloh, N. C. d. July, 1836.

William Allen Lane. A.M., 1827. b. 19 Dec, 1798, New Glouces-
ter, Me. Cotton planter, E. Feliciana, La. d. 28 June, 1872.

Benjamin Lincoln. M.D., 1827. b. 11 Oct., 1802, Dennysville,
Me. Physician, Boston, Mass., 1827-29; Burlington, Vt., 1829-34.
Prof., Anat. and Surg., Univ. Vermont, 1829-34. d. 26 Feb., 1835,
Dennysville, Me.

John McDonald. A.M., 1831. b. 17 Dec, 1800, Limerick, Me.
Lawyer, Limerick, 1826-35; Bangor, Me., 1835-67. Judge, Muni-
cipal Court, 1838-39. Overseer, 1847-57. d. Jan., 1867.

Samuel Millet, b. 6 Apr., 1801, Norway, Me. Planter, Seguin,
Tex. d. July, 1861.

Lory Odell. b. 16 Sept., 1801, Conway, N. H. Lawyer, Ports-
mouth, N. H. U. S. Col. Customs, 1840-45, 1849-53. Judge, Muni-
cipal Court, 1855-71. d. 24 Mar., 1883, Portland, Me.

John Otis. b. 3 Aug., 1801, Leeds, Me. Lawyer, Hallowell, Me.
Maine Leg., 1839-41, 1846-47; Senate, 1842. Member Congress,
1849-51. d. 17 Oct., 1856.

George Lessley Parsons, b. 3 Oct., 1801, Norway, Me. Lawyer,
Sebec, Me., 1826-29. d. 29 Oct., 1829, Bangor, Me.

Isaac Parsons, b. 3 May, 1801, New Gloucester, Me. Student,
Harvard Divinity Sch. d. 12 Dec, 1824, New Gloucester, Me.

James Patten, b. 23 Nov., 1795, Londonderry, N. H. Lawyer,
Berne, N. Y. d. 28 Oct., 1886.

William Jeffrey Read. b. 19 Oct., 1800, Dan vers, Mass. Lawyer,
Eastport, Me. d. 28 May, 1829, Belfast, Me.

Jacob Smith. A.M., 1826. b. 15 May, 1803, Hallowell, Me. Law-
yer, China, Me.; Bath, Me. Clerk of Courts, Wiscasset, Me., 1836-
46. Judge, Municipal Court, Bath, 1848-58. d. 23 July, 1876.

William Tyng Smith. A.M., 1826. b. 19 June, 1802, Gorham,
Me. Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1826-43. Inspector U. S. Customs,
1843-53. d. 10 Mar., 1854.

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1824 Graduates 7 1



Class of 1824

Harrison Allen, b. 26 Apr., 1792, Chilmark, Mass. Andover
Theol. Sem., 1828. Agent, A.B.C.F.M., 1828-29. Missionary to the
Choctaws. d. 19 Aug., 1831, Elliot, Miss.

Frederic Waite Burke, b. 14 Feb., 1806, Woodstock, Vt. Law-
yer, New York City, 1829-89. Res., Brooklyn, N. Y. d. 8 Dec,
1898.

Zenas Caldwell, b. 31 Mar., 1800, Hebron, Me. Prin., Hallowell
Acad., 1824-25; Maine Wesleyan Sem., 1825-26. d. 21 Dec, 1826,
Hebron, Me.

William Henry Codman. b. 29 Sept., 1806, Portland, Me. Law-
yer, Portland, 1831-37; Camden, Me. County Atty., Waldo Co. U.
S. Civil Service, Washington, D. C, 1852-61. d. 3 May, 1879, Cam-
den, Me.

Ebenezer Furbush Deane. A.M., 1827. b. 10 May, 1801, Minot,
Me. Lawyer, Gardiner, Me. Maine Leg., 1840-41. d. 22 Sept.,
1848.

William Hatch. A.M., 1827; M.D., 1827. b. 27 July, 1806, Exe-
ter, N. H. Physician, Sidney, Me., 1827-31; Georgetown, Ky., 18 31-
4 0. Pastor and teacher, Scott Co., Ky.; Bloomington, 111. Pastor,
Hannibal, Mo.; St. Louis, Mo. d. 23 July, 1876, Hannibal, Mo.

William Avery Little. M.D., Harvard, 1827. b. 20 July, 1806,
Castine, Me. Physician, Castine. d. 8 Aug., 1828.

William Mason. M.D., Harvard, 1832. b. 8 May, 1805, Castine,
Me. Physician, Bucksport, Me., 1832-52; Charlestown, Mass., 1852-
81. d. 13 Mar., 1881.

Thomas McDougall. A.M., 1828. b. 2 Oct., 1799, Gorham, Me.
Teacher, Wetumpka, Ala.; Montgomery, Ala. d. 28 May, 1869.

John Mudge Merrick. A.M., 1837. b. 12 Apr., 1803, Lynn, Mass.
Clergyman, Sandwich, Mass. d. 20 Mar., 1871, Walpole, Mass.

Theodore Lyman Moody, b. 30 June, 1804, Kennebunk, Me. Mer-
chant, Kennebunk; New York City; Mobile, Ala. Treas. Dept.,
Washington, D. C, 1849-78. d. 14 Feb., 1878.

Franklin Pierce. L.L.D., 1853; also Dartmouth, 18 60. b. 23
Nov., 1804, Hillsboro, N. H. Lawyer, Hillsboro, 1827-38; Concord,
N. H., 1838-69. N. H. Leg., 1829-32; Speaker, 1831-32. Member
Congress, 1833-37; U. S. Senate, 1837-43. Brig. Gen., 1847. Presi-
dent, United States, 1853-57. d. 8 Oct., 1869.

Charles Chauncy Sewall. A.M., 1837; also Harvard, 1832. b. 10*
May, 1802, Marblehead, Mass. Pastor, Peabody, Mass., 1827-41.
Res., Medfield, Mass. Mass. Leg., 1847, '54, '62, '67. d. 22 Nov.,
1886.

Calvin Ellis Stowe. A.M., 1827; D.D., Indiana Univ., 183 7; also
Dartmouth, 1839. b. 26 Apr., 1802, Natick, Mass. Andover Theol.
Sem., 1828. Instructor, Andover Sem., 1828-30. Prof., Latin and
Greek, Dartmouth, 1831-33. Prof., Bib. Lit., Lane Theol. Sem.,
1833-50. Collins Professor, Natural and Revealed Religion, 1850-
52. Prof., Sac. Lit., Andover Theol. Sem., 1852-64. Mem. Amer.



72 Bowdoin College 1824-25

Com. for Revision English Bible, 1872-84. Author, Hartford, Conn.,
1864-86. d. 22 Aug., 1886.

Samuel Talbot. A.M., 1837. b. 11 Jan., 1801, Freeport, Me. An-
dover Theol. Sem., 1831. Pastor, Wilton, Me., 1832-42; Alna, Me.,
1842-59. d. 15 Nov., 1859, Waldoboro, Me.

15 — *15

Class of 1825

Charles Jeffrey Abbott, b. 9 Jan., 1806, Castine, Me. Lawyer,
Castine. U. S. Col. Customs, 1849-53. Maine Senate, 1866. d. 19
Aug., 1882.

John Stevens Cabot Abbott. A.M., 1828; LL.D., 1875. b. 18
Sept., 1805, Brunswick, Me. Andover Theol. Sem., 1829. Pastor,
Worcester, Mass., 1830-35; Roxbury, Mass., 1835-41; Nantucket,
Mass., 1841-44. Teacher, New York City, 1844-51. Author, Bruns-
wick, Me., 1851-59. Pastor, New Haven, Conn., 1861-66. Author,
Fair Haven, Conn., 1866-77. Overseer, 1851-62. d. 17 June, 1877.

Thomas Ayer. b. 27 Dec, 1796, Plaistow, N. H. Pastor, Albany,
Me., 1828-33. Farmer, Litchfield, Me., 1833-63. d. 7 Feb., 1863.

Elisha Bacon. A.M., 1828. b. 27 June, 1799, Freeport, Me. Pas-
tor, Sanford, Me., 1829-34; Eliot, Me., 1836-40. Teacher, Center-
ville, Mass. d. 18 Jan., 1863.

Samuel Page Benson. A.M., 1828. b. 28 Nov., 1804, Winthrop,
Me. Lawyer, Winthrop. Maine Leg., 1834-35; Maine Senate, 1836-
37; Secy, of State, Me., 1838, 1841. Member Congress, 1853-57.
Res., Wenham, Mass., 1859-67; Brunswick, Me., 1867-72; Yarmouth,
Me., 1872-76. Overseer, 1839-76; President of the Board, 1860-76.
d. 12 Aug., 1876.

Alden Boynton. b. 30 Dec, 1805, Wiscasset, Me. Pastor, Indus-
try, Me., 1832-39; without charge, Wiscasset, Me., 1839-58. Maine
Leg., 1849, 1851-52. d. 25 Dec, 1858.

James Ware Bradbury. A.M., 1828; LL.D., 1872. b. 10 June,
1802, Parsonsfield, Me. Lawyer, Augusta, Me., 1830-76. U. S. Sen-
ate, 1847-53. Overseer, 1850-60; Trustee, 1860-1901. Pres., Me.
Historical Society, 1874-1890. d. 6 Jan., 1901, Augusta, Me.

Richmond Bradford. M.D., 1829. b. 30 Apr., 1801, Turner, Me.
Physician, Turner, Me., 1829-35; Auburn, Me., 1835-74. d. 21 Dec,
1874.

Horatio Bridge. A.M., 1828. b. 8 Apr., 1806, Augusta, Me.
Lawyer, Augusta; Skowhegan, Me. Paymaster, U. S. Navy, 1838-
54; Chief, Bureau of Provisions, 1854-68; Retired, Paymaster Gen-
eral, with rank of Commodore, 1868; Chief Inspector, 1869-73.
Res., Athens, Pa., 1873-93. d. 18 Mar., 1893.

George Barrell Cheever. D.D., N. Y. Univ., 1844; LL.D., Glas-
gow, 1860. b. 17 Apr., 1807, Hallowell, Me. Andover Theol. Sem.,
1830. Pastor, Salem, Mass., 1833-36; New York, N. Y., 1839-44,
1846-67. Author, Englewood, N. J., 1867-90. d. 1 Oct., 1890.

Jonathan Cilley. b. 2 July, 1802, Nottingham, N. H. Lawyer,
Thomaston, Me., 1828-38. Maine Leg., 1832-36; Speaker, 1835-36.
Member Congress, 1837-38. d. 24 Feb., 1838, Washington, D. C.



1825 Graduates 73

Cyrus Hamlin Coolidge. A.M., 1828; M.D. b. 11 May, 1800, Can-
ton, Me. Dartmouth Med. Sen. Physician, Buckfield, Me., 1830-52;
California, 1852-60; Austin, Nev., 1860-66. d. 1871.

Gorham Deane. b. 15 Feb., 1803, Biddeford, Me. d. 11 Aug.,
1825, Providence, R. I.

Jeremiah Dummer. M.D., 1828. b. 6 Mar., 1805, Hallowell, Me.
Physician, Jacksonville, 111., 1833-35; Boonville, Mo., 1835-36;
Westport, Kan., 1836-56. d. 29 Nov., 1856.

Nathaniel Dunn. A.M., 1842; also Brown, 1828. b. 29 Jan.,
1800, Poland, Me. Teacher, Wilbraham, Mass., 1825-29; New York
City, 1829-35, 1849-56. Merchant, Kingston, N. Y., 1835-40.
Teacher, Tarrytown, N. Y., 1841-44; Hampstead, N. Y., 1844-48.
Lecturer, 1856-71. Res., New York City. d. 17 Oct., 1889.

Joseph Jenkins Eveleth. b. 14 Nov., 1805, Augusta, Me. Law-
yer, Woodville, Miss., 1829-36. Banker, Augusta, Me., 1836-67;
Mayor, 1871-72. Res., Augusta, d. 9 Aug., 1891.

David Haley Foster. A.M., 1848. b. 7 Apr., 1807, Topsham, Me.
Lawyer, Topsham ,1830-39. Teacher, Berlin, Md. d. 26 Dec, 1850,
Topsham, Me.

Patrick Henry Greenleaf. A.M., 1828; also Trinity, 1827; D.D.,
Indiana Univ., 1854. b. 11 July, 1808, Gray, Me. Lawyer, Portland,
Me., 1829-35. Rector, Fall River, Mass., 1836-37; Carlisle, Tenh.,
1837-41; Charlestown, Mass., 1841-50; Boston, Mass., 1850-53;
Madison, Ind., 1853-55; Cincinnati, O., 1855-61; Brooklyn, N. Y.,
1861-69. d. 22 June, 1869.

William Hale. A.M., 1828. b. 10 Dec, 1804, Dover, N. H. Mer-
chant, Dover, N. H., 1825-93. Pres., Cocheco R. R. N. H. Leg.,
1833, 1854. d. 1 June, 1893.

Nathaniel Hawthorne. A.M., 1828. b. 4 July, 1804, Salem, Mass.
Author, Salem, 1825-38, 1846-50; Boston, Mass., 1838-42; Concord,
Mass., 1842-46, 1852-53, 1860-64. U. S. Consul, Liverpool, 1853-57.
d. 19 May, 1864, Plymouth, N. H.

John Dafforne Kinsman. A.M., 1828; also Dartmouth, 1845. b.
17 Oct., 1805, Portland, Me. Lawyer, Portland. U. S. Marshal,
1841-45. d. 27 May, 1850, Belfast, Me.

Josiah Stover Little. A.M., 1828. b. 9 July, 1801, Minot, Me.
Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1828-32. Maine Leg., 1836, '41, 1843-44,
'56; Speaker, 1841, '56. Pres., Atlantic & St. Lawrence R. R., 1848-
55. d. 2 Apr., 1862.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. A.M., 1828; LL.D., 1874; also
Harvard, 1859; also Cambridge, 1868; D.C.L., Oxford, 1869. b. 27
Feb., 1807, Portland, Me. Professor, Modern Languages, 1829-35;
Librarian, 1829-35. Prof., French and Spanish, Harvard, 1835-54.
Author, Cambridge, Mass. d. 24 Mar., 1882.

Stephen Longfellow. A.M., 1828. b. 14 Aug., 1805, Portland,
Me. Lawyer, Portland, 1828-50. d. 19 Sept., 1850.

Alfred Martin, b. 24 Aug., 1803, Hallowell, Me. Lawyer, Win-
throp, Me. d. Aug., 1831.

Alfred Mason, b. 24 Mar., 1804, Portsmouth, N. H. Physician,
d. 12 Apr., 1828, New York City.



74 Bowdoin College 1825-26

Frederic Mellen. b. 3 Dec, 1804, Biddeford, Me. Lawyer, Port-
land, Me. Artist, Boston, Mass. d. 13 Aug., 1834.

Mark Haskell Newman, b. 9 June, 1806, Andover, Mass. Book-
seller, Amherst, Mass. Bookseller and publisher, Andover, Mass.;
New York City. d. Dec, 1852.

Hezekiah Packard. A.M., 1843. b. 17 Oct., 1805, Wiscasset, Me.
Med. Scb. Maine, 1825-27. Prin., Saco Acad., 1827-35. Teacher*
Portland, Me., 1835-56. Bookseller, Portland, Me., 1856-67. d. 23
June, 1867.

George Washington Pierce. A.M., 1828. b. 2 Dec, 1805, Bald-
win, Me. Lawyer, Portland, Me., 1829-35. Maine Leg., 1833-34.
d. 15 Nov., 1835.

Edward Deering Preble, b. 22 Feb., 1806, Portland, Me, Got-
tingen University, 1828-30. Lawyer, Portland, d. 12 Feb., 1846.

Cull en Sawtelle. b. 24 Sept., 1805, Norridgewock, Me. Lawyer,
Norridgewock, 1827-51. Maine Senate, 1843-44. Member Con-
gress, 1845-47, 1849-51. Res., Englewood, N. J. U. S. Civil Ser-
vice, 1871-87. d. 11 Nov., 1887.

David Shepley. A.M., 1829; D.D., 1868. b. 1 June, 1804, Solon*
Me. Andover Theol. Sem., 1828. Pastor, North Yarmouth, Me.*
1829-49; Winslow, Me., 1851-62. Res., Yarmouth, Me., 1862-71;
Providence, R. I., 1871-81. Overseer, 1838-67; Trustee, 1867-77.
d. 1 Dec, 1881.

Charles Snell. M.D., 1828. b. 17 June, 1805, Winthrop, Me.
Physician, Augusta, Me., 1828-33; Bangor, Me., 1833-68. d. 20
Oct., 1868.

William Stone. b. 12 Mar., 1804, Livermore, Me. Lawyer,
Holmesville, Miss.; Natchez, Miss., 1839-41; Monticello, Miss., 1841-
60; Hazlehurst, Miss., 1860-77. Mem. Const. Conv. State Leg., and
Senate. Circuit Judge, d. 13 Nov., 1877.

Alfred Upham. A.M., 1848; M.D., Dartmouth, 1834. b. 27 July,
1804, Rochester, N. H. Physician, New York City. d. 16 Nov.,
1878.

Edward Joseph Vose. A.M., 1828. b. 18 July, 1806, Augusta,
Me. Lawyer, Worcester, Mass. d. June, 1831.

Eugene Weld. M.D., N. Y. Med. Sch. b. 10 Aug., 1805, Boston.
Physician, New Iberia, La., 1834-49. d. 21 Jan., 1849.

Seward Wyman. b. 8 Oct., 1803, No. Yarmouth, Me. Prin., N.
Yarmouth Acad., 1825-26. Andover Theol. Sem., 1829. Bank
clerk, New York City, 1837-47. Merchant, Portland, Me., 1847-60.
d. 4 May, 1860.

39 — *39

Class of 1826

Gorham Dummer Abbot. A.M., 1829; LL.D., Univ. Ingham. 1860.
b. 3 Sept., 1807, Brunswick, Me. Andover Theol. Sem. Teacher*
Boston, Mass., 1831-33. Pastor, New Rochelle, N. Y., 1837-41. Lit-
erary work, Amer. Tract Soc, New York City, 1841-43. Prin.,
Spingler Inst., New York City, 1843-70. Res., Natick, Mass., 1871-
74. d. 3 Aug., 1874.



1826 Graduates 75

William Appleton. b. 7 Nov., 1808, Brunswick, Me. Teacher,
Pinkerton Acad., Derry, N. H., 1827-29. Law student, d. 19 Oct.,
1830, Cincinnati, O.

Leonard Foster Apthorp. b. 1 July, 1805, Boston, Mass. Prin.,
Hallowell Acad., 1826-27. Teacher, Baltimore, Md., 1827. d. 2
Dec, 1827, Boston, Mass.

Samuel Stillman Boyd. b. 27 Mar., 1807, Portland, Me. Lawyer,
"Wilkinson Co., Miss., 1829-37; Natchez, Miss., 1837-67. Judge,
Supreme Court, 1837. d. 21 May, 1867.

Peter Allan Brinsmade. b. 1 Apr., 1804, New Hartford, Conn.
Andover Theol. Sem., 1826-28. Book publisher, Augusta, Me. Mer-
chant, Honolulu, H. I.; U. S. Consul, 1839-45. Merchant, San Fran-
cisco, Cal. d. 6 Oct., 1859, Lowell, Mass.

Samuel Lewis Clark. M.D., Jefferson Med. Coll. b. 11 Oct., 1807,
Winthrop, Me. Physician, Bangor, Me. d. 27 Oct., 1851, North-
ampton, Mass.

John Cleaveland. b. 29 Feb., 1804, Topsfield, Mass. Lawyer,
New York City, 1831-63. d. 12 Dec, 1863.

Obadiah Emery Frost, b. 13 May, 1807, Topsham, Me. Lawyer,
Topsham. Register of Deeds. Merchant, Topsham. d. 28 July,
1849.

John Taylor Gilman. M.D., 1829. b. 9 May, 1806, Exeter, N. H.
Physician, Portland, Me., 1832-84. Pres., Me. Med. Society, 1863-
64. Overseer, 1866-74; Trustee, 1874-84, d. 16 Jan., 1884.

Daniel Tristram Granger, b. 18 July, 1807, Saco, Me. Lawyer,
Newfield, Me., 1829-33; Eastport, Me., 1833-54. d. 27 Dec, 1854.

William Tyng Hilliard. b. 20 Feb., 1806, Gorham, Me. Lawyer,
Buxton, Me., 1829-32; Old Town, Me., 1832-39; Bangor, Me., 1839-
81. Clerk of Courts, 1842-52. d. 19 Nov., 1881.

Edward Davis Learned, b. 31 Jan., 1800, Gardiner, Me. Lawyer,
Monticello, Miss., 183 0-32; Gallatin, Miss., Dist. Atty., 1834-36;
Jackson, Miss., 1836-37. d. 9 Sept., 1837.

Joseph Warren Leland. b.31 July, 1805, Saco, Me. Lawyer,
Saco, 1829-58. County Atty., 1837-41, 1846-49. d. 7 Sept., 1858.

Charles Austin Lord. A.M., 1829. b. 11 May, 1806, Kennebunk-
port, Me. Book publisher, New York City, 1827-32. Prof., Lang.,
Marion Coll., Mo. Editor, St. Louis, Mo.; Portland, Me., 1850-74.
State Supt. Schools, 1854. Overseer, 1856-78. Res., Portland, Me.
d. 7 Aug., 1878.

Isaac McLellan. A.M., 1829. b. 21 May, 1806, Portland, Me.
Lawyer, Boston, Mass. Author, New York City; Greenport, N. Y.
d. 20 Aug., 1899.

Jonas Merriam. b. 12 May, 1804, Topsfield, Mass. Teacher, Am-
herst, N. H. Pastor, Maine. Editor, Lowell, Mass. Res., Concord,
N. H. d. 27 May, 1871.

George Merrick. A.M., 1847. b. 1 Nov., 1807, Hallowell, Me.
Merchant, New Orleans, La. d. 7 May, 1862.

Benjamin Moody. M.D., Dartmouth, 1835. b. 16 May, 1807,
Falmouth, Me. Physician, Pernambuco, Brazil, d. 1839, Mara-
caibo, Venezuela.



76 Bowdoin College 1826

Horatio Nelson, b. 21 May, 1807, Castine, Me. Farmer, Orland,
Me.; Franklin, Mass. d. 29 July, 1861.

William Paine. A.M., 1829. b. 28 Nov., 1806, Portland, Me.
Lawyer, Portland, Me.; Bridgton, Me., 1831-33; Bangor, Me., 1833-
49; Portland, Me., 1849-61. Maine Leg., 1842-48. U. S. Marshal.
Judge, Municipal Court, Portland, d. 30 Aug., 1861.

Seargent Smith Prentiss, b. 30 Sept., 1808, Portland, Me. Law-
yer, Natchez, Miss., 1829-32; Vicksburg, Miss., 1832-45; New Or-
leans, La., 1845-50. Mississippi Leg., 1835-37. Member Congress,
1837-39. d. 1 July, 1850, Natchez, Miss.

James Samuel Rowe. A.M., 1829. b. 20 Oct., 1807, Exeter, N. H.
Lawyer, Dover, N. H., 1830-35; Bangor, Me., 1835-84. d. 23 Mar.,
1884.

Jonathan Maltby Rowland, b. 26 Jan., 1804, Fairfield, Conn. An-
dover Theol. Sem., 1829. Pastor, Batavia, N. Y., 1829-33; Union,
Pa., 1833-40. City missionary, Brooklyn, N. Y., 1841-50. Pastor,
Brooklyn, 1850-53. d. 2 Oct., 1853.

John Brown Russwurm. A.M., 1829. b. 1 Oct., 1799, Port An-
tonio, Jamaica. Supt. Schs., Liberia, 1829. Colonial Sec'y, 1830-34.
Governor of Maryland, Liberia, 1836-51. d. 17 June, 1851, Cape
Palmas, Liberia.

George Yeaton Sawyer. A.M., 1829. b. 5 Dec, 1805, Wakefield,
N. H. Lawyer, Laconia, N. H., 1830-34; Nashua, N. H., 1834-82.
N. H. Leg., 1839-41, 1866. Circuit Judge, 1851-54; Judge, Supreme
Court, 1855-59. d. 15 June, 1882.

Joseph Sherman. A.M., 1829; LL.D., Univ. Nashville, b. 3 Mar.,
1800, Edgecomb, Me. Prin., N. Yarmouth Acad., 1826-32. Ando-
ver Theol. Sem., 1832-34. Prof., Anc. Lang., Jackson Coll., Colum-
bia, Tenn., 1834-49; President, 1843-46. d. 26 June, 1849, Nash-
ville, Tenn.

Manasseh Hovey Smith, b. 15 July, 1807, Warren, Me. Lawyer,
Warren, 1829-58; Portland, Me., 1858-65. Mem. Council, 1848-49.
d. 15 June, 1865, Boston, Mass.

Robert Southgate. b. 28 Jan., 1808, Portland, Me. Andover
Theol. Sem., 1829. Pastor, Woodstock, Vt., 1832-36; Wethersfield,
Conn., 1837-43; Monroe, Mich., 1845-49; Ipswich, Mass., 1851-68;
Hartford, Conn., 1868-69; Orford, N. H., 1870-71; Hartford, Vt.,
1871-73. d. 6 Feb., 1873, Woodstock, Vt.

Benjamin Bussey Thatcher, b. 8 Oct., 1809, Warren, Me. Law-
yer, and literary work, Boston, Mass., 1831-40. d. 14 July, 1840.

George Trask. b. 26 Aug., 1796, Beverly, Mass. Andover Theol.
Sem., 1829. Pastor, Framingham, Mass., 1830-36; Warren, Mass.,
1836-47; Fitchburg, Mass., 1847-49. Without charge, Fitchburg,
Mass., 1849-75. d. 25 Jan., 1875.

Charles [William] Cutts Wilcox, b. 4 Mar., 1807, Eliot, Me.
Lawyer, Hallowell, Me. Banker, Gardiner, Me.; Kankakee, 111.,
1835(?)-85. Illinois Leg. d. 27 Dec, 1885.

Moses Emery Woodman, b. 20 Jan., 1806, Fryeburg, Me. Law-
yer, Topsham, Me., 1829-36. Cashier, Brunswick, Me., 1836-39. d.

Mar., 1840, Brunswick.

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1827 Graduates 77

Class of 1827

John Stevens Abbott. A.M., 1830. b. 6 Jan., 1807, Temple, Me.
Lawyer, Thomaston, Me., 1833-41; Norridgewock, Me., 1841-60;
Boston, Mass., 1860-81. Maine Leg., 1854. Atty.-Gen., 1855.
Overseer, 1855-70. d. 12 June, 1881, Watertown, Mass.

Joseph Adams, b. 17 July, 1803, West Newbury, Mass. Lawyer,
Pittston, Me., 1831-35; Gardiner, Me., 1835-40. Bank cashier, Gar-
diner, Me. d. 26 Apr., 1879.

Horatio Octavius Allen, b. 16 Mar., 1810, Sanford, Me. Lawyer,
Sanford, 1831-37. d. 30 May, 1837.

Lewis Bailey, b. 23 Dec, 1801, Brunswick, Me. Teacher, Utica,
N. Y. d. 1852.

Abraham Chittenden Baldwin. A.M., 1842; also Yale, 1843. b.
26 Apr., 1804, Guilford, Conn. Yale Theol. Sem., 1830. Pastor,
Berlin, Mass., 1830-33; Springfield, Mass., 1833-39; New Haven,
Conn., 1841-46; Durham, Conn., 1856-61. Res., Hartford, Conn.,
and Yonkers, N. Y., 1870-87. d. 6 July, 1887, Yonkers, N. Y.

Samuel Harward Blake, b. 1 Jan., 1807, Hartford, Me. Lawyer,
Calais, Me.; Bangor, Me., 1831-87. Maine Leg., 1862-63; Senate,
1840; Pres., 1842. State Atty.-Gen., 1848. Overseer, 1870-74. d.
25 Apr., 1887, Boston, Mass.

Enoch Emery Brown, b. 3 June, 1806, Taunton, Mass. Lawyer,
Frankfort, Me., 1830-32; Bangor, Me., 1835-37; Hartland, Me.,
1832-35, 1837-79. d. 31 Aug., 1881, Olathe, Kan.

Moses Parker Cleaveland. A.M., 1830; M.D., 1830. b. 6 July,

1807, Brunswick, Me. Physician, Bucksport, Me.; Newmarket, N.
H. d. 7 Oct., 1840, Natick, Mass.

John Codman. A.M., 1830; also Harvard, 1843. b. 27 Jan.,

1808, New York City. Lawyer, Boston, Mass. Mass Leg., 1850. d.
8 June, 1879.

Asa Dodge. M.D., 1831. b. 15 Nov., 1802, Newcastle, Me. Mis-
sionary physician, Syria, 1832-35. d. 28 Jan., 1835, Jerusalem.

Joseph Hawley Dorr. A.M., 1830; M.D., Harvard, 1837. b. 7
Dec, 1807, Boston, Mass. Student, Harvard Div. Sen.; Gottingen.
Physician, Philadelphia, Pa. d. 13 Apr., 1855.

Henry Enoch Dummer. b. 9 Apr., 1808, Hallowell, Me. Harvard
Law Sch., 1829-30. Lawyer, Springfield, 111., 1832-37; Beardstown,
111., 1837-64; Jacksonville, 111., 1864-78. State Senate, 1860. U. S.
Registrar in Bankruptcy, d. 12 Aug., 1878, Mackinac, Mich.

Alpheus Felch. LL.D., 1877; also Univ. Mich., 1879. b. 28 Sept.,
1804, Limerick, Me. Lawyer, Ann Arbor, Mich. Mich. Leg., 1836-
37. Justice, Supreme Court, 1842-45. Governor, 1846-47. U. S.
Senate, 1847-53. Prof., Law, Univ. Mich., 1879-83. d. 13 June,
1896.

Charles Field. M.D., 1836. b. 14 Jan., 1803, Yarmouth, Me.
Physician, Boston, Mass. d. 22 Aug., 1838, Plymouth, Mass.

Henry Cummings Field, b. 14 Sept., 1809, Belfast, Me. Lawyer,
Lincoln, Me., 1830-48; Lee, Me., 1848-63. d. 4 Jan., 1864, Lincoln,
Me.



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Franklin Gage. M.D., 1830. b. 30 Nov., 1806, Augusta, Me.
Physician, Augusta, 1830-34; Bangor, Me., 1834-46 (?). U. S. Con-
sul, Cardenas, Cuba. Surgeon, Panama R. R. Co. d. 4 Apr., 1851,
Brooklyn, N. Y.

John Parker Hale. LL.D., Dartmouth, 1861. b. 31 Mar., 1806,
Rochester, N. H. Lawyer, Dover, N. H. N. H. Leg., 1832; Speaker,
1846. U. S. Dist. Att'y, 1834-41. Member Congress, 1843-45. U.
S. Senate, 1847-53, 1855-65. Minister to Spain, 1865-69. d. 18
Nov., 1873.

John Heddle Hilliard. b. 13 Jan., 1808, Gorham, Me. Lawyer,
Orono, Me., 1831-38; Old Town, Me., 1838-73. Maine Leg., 1854.
County Atty., 1856-58. Res., Old Town, Me., 1873-80. d. 30 Nov.,
1880.

John Hodgdon. b. 8 Oct., 1800, Weare, N. H. Lawyer, Bangor,
Me., 1830-43; Houlton, Me., 1843-53; Dubuque, Iowa, 1853-60.
Maine Senate, 1846-47, 1849; Pres., 1847; Mem. Council, 1833;
State Land Agent, 1834-38; Bank Commissioner, 1850-53. Mayor,
Dubuque, 1859. Res., Hodgdon, Me., 1843-53; Dubuque, Iowa,
1860-83. d. 27 Aug., 1883.

Ichabod Goodwin Jordan, b. 6 Oct., 1806, Saco, Me. Lawyer,
Somersworth, N. H., 1832-64; Berwick, Me., 1864-73. N. H. Sen-
ate, 1853-55. d. 21 Feb., 1873, Berwick, Me.

Nahum Jordan. M.D., 1830. b. 29 Nov., 1807, Ellsworth, Me.
Physician, d. 22 Mar., 1831.

Gardiner Kellogg. A.M., 1835; also Yale, 1836. b. 3 Jan., 1802,
Windham, Me. Teacher, Penn Yan, N. Y.; Sparta, Ga. d. 1841.

James Tufton Leavitt. b. 9 July, 1804, Bangor, Me. Lawyer,
Skowhegan, Me. Maine Leg., 1848, 1855; Senate, 1851-52. d.
1857.

Caleb Locke, b. 5 May, 1802, Hollis, Me. Lawyer, Gardiner, Me.
d. 1836, Biddeford, Me.

William Preble McLellan. b. 9 Feb., 18 08, Portland, Me.
Teacher, Lubec, Me.; Buxton" Me. Law student, Portland, Me. d.
30 Mar., 1831.

Isaiah Preble Moody, b. 3 Dec, 1804, York, Me. Lawyer, Lovell,
Me., 1830-32; Hampstead, N. H; York, Me. Teacher and farmer,
York/Me., 1836-71. Res., Boston, Mass., 1871-78. d. 1 Feb., 1885,
Newton, Mass.

George Farrar Moulton. A.M., 1837. b. 25 Sept., 1806, Bucks-
port, Me. Andover Theol. Sem., 1827-28. Teacher, Newcastle, Del.,
1832-33; Bangor, Me,. 1833-34; Philadelphia, Pa., 1835-66. Li-



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