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Born 1808, Middleboro, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
April 1 6, 1888, Brooklyn, N. Y.

THOMAS BANGS THORPE. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1837.)

*SIMON GREENLEAF WATERHOUSE. M.A. Born 1820,
Poland, Me. Teacher. Died 1850, Poland, Me.

855



1847-49] HONORARY ALUMNI.

*JAMES FLOY. D.D. M.A. (Hon.), Dickinson College, 1841.

Born 1806, New York, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister and editor.
Died October 14, 1863, New York, N. Y.

*MATTHEW RICHEY. D.D.

(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1836.)

J848.

*JOHN COPELAND MILLER. M.A.* B.A., Transylvania Uni-
versity. Born 1822, Buffalo, N. Y. College professor and president.
Died 1879, Chapel Hill, Tex.

"CHARLES EDWARD BLUMENTHAL. M.A. M.D., 1847;

LL.D. Born 1824, Hamburg, Germany. Physician. Died October 11,
1883, New York, N. Y.

"JONATHAN DAVIS BRIDGE. M.A. Born 1812, Northfield,
Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died July 25, 1856.

*IRA MAYHEW. M.A. LL.D. Born 1814, Ellisburg, N. Y.

President of a business college. Died 1894.

"BENJAMIN SLEIGHT. M.A. Born 1797. Methodist minister in
Canada. Died January 16, 1858.

"WILLIAM L. THORNTON. M.A. Born 1811, Huddersfield,
England. Minister of the British Wesleyan Methodist Church. Died
1865, Hackney, England.

"JOHN DEMPSTER. D.D. D.D., McKendree College, 1848.

Born 1794, Florida, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister, later professor
in theological schools. Died 1863, Chicago, 111.



J849.

*JASON FOSTER WALKER. M.A.* B.A., University of Ver-
mont, 1842. Born June 3, 1819, Smithfield, R. I. Rector of the
Protestant Episcopal Church. Died February 20, 1880, Topeka, Kans.

"WILLIAM HARRISON FOSTER. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1841.)

"SILAS LAWRENCE LOOMIS. M.A.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 240.)

*MOSES LEWIS SCUDDER. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1837.)

"DANIEL WISE. M.A. Born January 10, 1813, Portsmouth,
England. Methodist Episcopal minister and editor. Died December 19,
1898, Englewood, N. J.

856



HONORARY ALUMNI. [1849-52

*SIMEON NORTH. D.D. B.A, Yale College, 1825 ; M.A., Yale,

1828; LL.D., Western Reserve University, 1842. Born September 7,
1802, Berlin, Conn. College professor and president. Died February 9,
1884, Clinton, N. Y.

1850.

"LAFAYETTE CHARLES LOOMIS. M.A.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 239.)

"BENJAMIN FRANKLIN MUDGE. M.A.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 132.)

"DANIEL SANFORD. M.A.

(See Record of Non- Graduates, class of 1840.)

"MARK TRAFTON. M.A. Born August i, 1810, Bangor, Me.
Methodist Episcopal minister; U. S. Congressman. Died March 8, 1901,
West Somerville, Mass.

"GEORGE WEBBER. M.A. D.D., 1853. Born 1801, Shapleigh,

Me. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1875, Kents Hill, Me.

"HENRY BANNISTER. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 28.)

"DAVID WESGATT CLARK. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 33.)

"CHARLES COOK. D.D. Born 1787, London, England. Minister
of the British Wesleyan Methodist Church. Died 1858.

185K

"ROBERT COONEY. M.A. Born 1709, in Ireland. Minister of the
British Wesleyan Methodist Church. Died 1870, Toronto, Ont, Canada.

. "HIRAM MATTISON. M.A. Born 1811, Herkimer County, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal, later Independent Methodist, minister. Died 1868,
Jersey City, N. J.

"CHARLES BOSTWICK SING. M.A. Born 1815, Sing Sing
(now Ossining), N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1878,
Brooklyn, N. Y.

"JOHN PECK HIGGINS TALLMAN. M.A. Born 1820, Wash-
ington, N. Y. Lawyer. Died March 23, 1895, Poughkeepsie, N. Y.

"ROBERT ATHOW WEST. M.A. Born 1808, Yorkshire, England.
Editor. Died 1865, Georgetown, D. C.



J85Z

"JOHN RAYMOND FRENCH. M.A.* B.A., Union College,

857



1852-53] HONORARY ALUMNI.

1849; LL.D., Allegheny College, 1871. Born April 21, 1825, Pulaski,
N. Y. College professor. Died April 26, 1897, Syracuse, N. Y.

*JOHN MORRISON REID. M.A. (ad eundem} B.A., New

York University, 1839; D.D., New York University, 1858; LL.D.,
Syracuse University, 1881. Born 1820, New York, N. Y. College
president. Died May 16, 1896, New York, N. Y.

*SAMUEL McGAFFEY FELLOWS. M.A. M.A., Indiana

Asbury (now De Pauw) University, 1852. Born 1818, North Sandwich,
N. H. College professor and president. Died 1863, Mount Vernon,
Iowa.

*SANFORD ISAAC FERGUSON. M.A. Born 1817, Kortright,
N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died February 19, 1892, Brooklyn,
N. Y.

*WILLIAM CLASEN HOYT. M.A. Born January 25, 1814,
Stamford, Conn. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died February 22,
1883, Stamford, Conn.

*OSMON CLEANDER BAKER. D.D.
(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1837.)

'DANIEL CURRY. D.D.

(See Record of Graduates, No. 49.)



J853.

'ARCHIBALD GIFFORD MARLATT. M.A.* B.A., Dickinson

College, 1850. Born 1825, Warren County, N. J. Methodist Episcopal
minister and school principal. Died January 2, 1865, Mechanicsburg, Pa.

*HORATIO ROSS CLARKE. M.A. D.D., Genesee College

(now Syracuse University), 1863. Born 1813, Candor, N. Y. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died November 4, 1898, Binghamton, N. Y.

*MORRIS D'CAMP CRAW T FORD. M.A. D.D., 1867. Born

February 19, 1819, Albany, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
November 24, 1896, New York, N. Y.

*JOHN HOBART. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1839.)

'WILLIAM RICE. M.A. D.D., 1876. Born March 10, 1821,

Springfield, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister; Librarian of City
Library, Springfield. Mass. Died August 17, 1897, Springfield, Mass.

*LABAN CLARK. D.D. Born 1778, Haverhill, Mass. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died 1868, Middletown, Conn.

*JOHN FRAZER. D.D. Born 1803, in Ireland. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died 1871, Lebanon, 111.

*ABIATHAR MANN OSBON. D.D. Born May 22, 1808, Pitts-
field, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died August 7, 1882,
Peekskill, N. Y.



HONORARY ALUMNI. [1853-55

*GEORGE WEBBER. D.D.

(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1850.)

J854

'JONATHAN JOHNSON. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1848.)

*THOMAS FITZ RANDOLPH MERCEIN. M.A. Born 1825,
New York, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1856, Sheffield,
Mass.

'ZACHARIAH ATWELL MUDGE. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1839.)

'JOSEPH CUMMINGS. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 119.)

'MINER RAYMOND. D.D.

(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1840.)

'PHINEAS RICE. D.D. Born 1776, in Vermont. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died 1861, Newburgh, N. Y.

'FRANCIS HALL. LL.D. Born 1785, Taunton, England. Editor.
Died 1866, New York, N. Y.

'SAMUEL DICKINSON HUBBARD. LL.D. B.A., Yale Col-
lege, 1819. Born 1799, Middletown, Conn. Lawyer; U. S. Congress-
man ; Postmaster General of the United States. Died 1855, Middletown,
Conn.



1855,

*DANIEL WHEELOCK BRISTOL. M.A. D.D., Genesee Col-
lege (now Syracuse University), 1859. Born 1812, Adams, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died March 2, 1883, Syracuse, N. Y.

'THOMAS MEADE CHAMBERS. M.A. Born 1824, Montserrat,
West Indies. Minister of the British Wesleyan Methodist Conference
of the West Indies. Died 1886.

*CHARLES WESLEY GUSHING. M.A. D.D., East Tennessee

Wesleyan University, 1879. Born 1825, Burke, Vt. Methodist Episcopal
minister and school principal. Died 1906.

'THOMAS HARTER OAKLEY. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1838.)

'ALEXANDER J. B. SCHEM. M.A. Born 1826, Wiedenbriick,
Germany. College professor and editor. Died June, 1883, West
Hoboken, N. J.

'DANIEL PARISH KIDDER. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 37.)

859



1855-57] HONORARY ALUMNI.

*DAVID PATTEN. D.D.

(See Record of Graduates, No. 12.)

*SCHUYLER SEAGER. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 42.)

*WILLIAM THOMAS MINOR. LL.D. B.A., Yale College,

1834. Born October 3, 1815, Stamford, Conn. Lawyer. Governor of
Connecticut. Died October 13, 1889, Stamford, Conn.

*EDWARD THOMSON. LL.D. M.D., University of Pennsyl-
vania, 1829; D.D., Indiana Asbury (now De Pauw) University, 1846.
Born 1810, Portsea, England. Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal
Church. Died 1870, Wheeling, W. Va.



J856,

*BERNICE DARWIN AMES. M.A.* B.A., Middlebury Col-
lege, 1853. Born December 26, 1827, Shoreham, Vt. Methodist Epis-
copal minister and school principal. Died January 5, 1876, Mechanicsville,

*DANIEL DORCHESTER. M.A.

(See Record of N on -Graduates, class of 1847.)

*JAMES QUACKENBUSH RICE. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1850.)

*JAMES J. GRIFFIN. M.A.
Deceased ; date of death unknown.

*ALLEN NEUMAN. M.A.
Deceased ; date of death unknown.

"JAMES STRONG. D.D.

(See Record of Graduates, No. 247.)

*DANIEL AYRES. LL.D.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1842.)

*DANIEL HENRY CHASE. LL.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. i.)

*THOMAS BURR OSBORNE. LL.D. B.A., Yale College, 1817.

Born July 8, 1798, Weston, Conn. Lawyer ; U. S. Congressman ; pro-
fessor of law. Died September 2, 1869, New Haven, Conn.



J857.

*WILLIAM DEFLETCHER LUMMIS. M.A.* B.A., Marietta

College, 1854; M.A., McKendree College, 1857; LL.D., Marietta Col-
lege, 1899. Born July 4, 1828, Bridgeton, N. J. Methodist Episcopal
and Presbyterian minister and college president. Died May 22, 1905,
Des Moines, Iowa.

860



HONORARY ALUMNI. [1857-59

"LORENZO DOW BARROWS. M.A. D.D., Washington Col-
lege, 1859. Born 1817, Windham, Vt. Methodist Episcopal minister and
school principal. Died 1878, Plymouth, N. H.

"HENRY JOHN FOX. M.A. D.D., Union College, 1866. Born

1821, Kingston-upon-Hull, England. Methodist Episcopal minister and
college professor. Died 1891.

"JOSHUA H. JOHNSON. M.A. Minister of the Methodist Epis-
copal Church, Canada. Died between 1890 and 1900.

"JACKSON C. VANDERCOOK. M.A. Born August 3, 1814,
Lyons, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died May 27, 1866,
Fulton, N. Y.

"HUMPHREY PICKARD. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 109.)

J858.

"SYLVESTER DIXON. M.A. Born 1824, Portsmouth, N. H.
School principal. Died May 3, 1890, Tilton, N. H.

"LUKE HITCHCOCK. M.A. Born 1813, Lebanon, N. Y. Metho-
dist Episcopal minister. Died November 12, 1898, East Orange, N. J.

"GEORGE GODFREY SAXE. M.A. M.A. (Hon.), Middlebury

College, 1858. Born 1822, Plattsburg, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal
minister, later in business. Died December 22, 1896, Madison, N. J.

J859/

"ABEL GARDNER. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1842.)

"JAMES BYRON DIXON. M.A.
Deceased ; date of death unknown.

"ALFRED SEAMAN PURDY. M.A. M.D, College of Physi-
cians and Surgeons, New York, 1831. Born 1808, New York, N. Y.
Physician. Died July 22, 1886, Larchmont, N. Y.

"JOHN SMITH PORTER. D.D. Born 1805, near Snow Hill, Md.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died October 2, 1890, Burlington, N. J.

"FRANCIS ATHOW WEST. D.D. Born 1801. Minister of the
British Wesleyan Methodist Church. Died 1869, Great Crosby, England.

"DANIEL WISE. D.D.

(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1849.)

"DANIEL CUMMINGS VAN NORMAN. LL.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 87.)

861



1860-62] HONORARY ALUMNI.



I860.

CHARLES CHANDLER WHEELER. M.A.* B.A., Genesee

College (now Syracuse University), 1857.

On the staff of The Brooklyn Eagle and The Brooklyn Citizen.
Address : 122 West 45th St., New York, N. Y.

*RANSOM DUNN. M.A. D.D., Bates College, 1873. Born 1818,

Bakersfield, Vt. Free-Will Baptist minister, later college professor.
Died November 9, 1900, Scranton, Pa.

*DANIEL COOK JACOKES. M.A. Born 1813, Charleston, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died January 12, 1894, Pontiac, Mich.

*ERNST F. PLITSCHKE. M.A. College instructor. Died in the
U. S. Army, 1861.

*JAMES LAWRENCE ALVERSON. LL.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 62.)

*JAMES B. GARDENHIRE. LL.D. Born 1821, Overton County,
Tenn. Lawyer. Died 1862, Jefferson City, Mo.



J86K

*WILLIAM MORLEY PUNSHON. M.A. LL.D. Born 1824,

Doncaster, England. Minister of the British Wesleyan Methodist
Church. Died 1881, Brixton, England.

*ALEXANDER SIMPSON REID. M.A. Born in Haddington,
near Edinburgh, Scotland. School principal, Newfoundland. Died
January 16, 1890, St. Johns, Newfoundland.

*GEORGE WASHINGTON WOODRUFF. M.A. D.D., Ohio

Wesleyan University, 1869. Born 1824, New York, N. Y. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died 1882, Brooklyn, N. Y.

*WILLIAM GRIFFIN. D.D. Born July 25, 1816, Middletown,
N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died March 26, 1898.

*JOHN NEWMAN. D.D.

(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1841.)

*SAMUEL DOUSLAND WADDY. D.D. Born 1804, Burton-on-
Trent, Derbyshire, England. Minister of the British Methodist
Wesleyan Church. Died 1876, Redland, Bristol, England.

J862.

"JOHN NEWTON DORRIS. M.A.* B.A., Genesee College

(now Syracuse University), 1859; M.A., Syracuse, 1872. Born January
2 3, 1835, York, N. Y. Lawyer, later government official. Died 1906.

862



HONORARY ALUMNI. [1862-63

*ISAAC GIBBARD. M.A.* B.A., Genesee College (now Syra-
cuse University), 1859; M.A., Genesee, 1862; M.A., Syracuse Uni-
versity, 1872; D.D., Syracuse, 1880. Born September n, 1833,
Buckinghamshire, England.

Methodist Episcopal minister, East Genesee Conference, 1859-66.
Chaplain, I43d Regiment, N. Y. Vols., 1863. Studied in Germany, 1867-
69. Again in the ministry, Central New York and Genesee Conferences,
1869-74. Supernumerary and superannuated, 1874-1911. Manager, State
Industrial School, Rochester, N. Y., 1883-1906; president, Board of
Managers, 1892-1906. Trustee of Syracuse University, 1882-92. Died
October 9, 1911, Rochester, N. Y.

*JOHN McDOWELL RICE. M.A.* B.A., University of Penn-
sylvania, 1859; M.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1862; B.A., College
of New Jersey (now Princeton University) ; M.D., University of
Pennsylvania, 1862; M.A. (Hon.), Princeton, 1863. Born September
19, 1841. Physician. Died July 13, 1868.

*ALBERT ETHRIDGE. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1853.)

*GEORGE SYLVESTER HARE. M.A. D.D., Northwestern

University, 1866. Born 1824, South Egremont, Mass. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died January 9, 1889, Poughkeepsie, N. Y.

*JOSEPH JENKINS ROBERTS. M.A. Born 1809, Petersburg,
Va. President of the Republic of Liberia. Died 1876, Monrovia,
Liberia.

*CHARLES HENRY STOCKING. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1858.)

CHARLES KIRSOP VICKERS. M.A.

Clergyman.

Address : unknown.

*JOHN LANAHAN. D.D. Born 1822, Harrisonburg, Va. Metho-
dist Episcopal minister. Died December 8, 1903, Baltimore, Md.

*JOHN ERICSSON. LL.D. Ph.D., Sweden, 1868. Born 1803,

Langbanslyttom, Wermland, Sweden. Inventor. Died March 8, 1889,
New York, N. Y.



J863.

*JAMES BARBOUR CRAWFORD. M.A. Born December 22,
1828, Durham, Me. School principal. Died March 31, 1869, Bucksport,
Me.

*LUCIUS DANIEL DAVIS. M.A. Born 1826, Jerusalem, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister, and editor. Died October 31, 1900, New-
port, R. I.

*LUCIAN HUNT. M.A. Born January 17, 1822, Woodbury, Vt.

Principal of academies in Marlow, N. H., Castine, Me., Standish,

Me. ; taught in Boston, Mass., 1846-64. Principal of Powers Institute,

863



1863-64] HONORARY ALUMNI.

Bernardston, Mass., 1864-69 ; Lawrence Academy, Falmouth, Mass.,
1869-81. President of McCollam Institute, Mount Vernon, N. H.,
1881-86. Retired, 1886. Died July 7, 1913, Gorham, Me.

WILBUR FISK WATKINS. M.A. D.D., William and Mary

College, 1879. Born July 9, 1836, Baltimore, Md.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1859-71.
Rector of Protestant Episcopal churches in Brooklyn, N. Y., Wash-
ington, D. C, Baltimore, Md., and New York, N. Y., 1871-92. Resigned
from the Protestant Episcopal ministry, 1892. For several years
engaged in evangelistic work (undenominational).

Address : Holy Cross House, West Park, N. Y.

*ADAM CLARK WORKS. M.A. Born February 28, 1834, Jay,
N. Y. Teacher. Died June 17, 1908, Lima, N. Y.

*OREN BURBANK CHENEY. D.D. B.A., Dartmouth College,

1839; M.A., Dartmouth. Born December 10, 1816, Holderness, N. H.
College president. Died December 22, 1903, Lewiston, Me.

*BOSTWICK HAWLEY. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 72.)

*JOHN WESLEY LINDSAY. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 127.)

'LORENZO ROCKWOOD THAYER. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 172.)

'ENOCH LEWIS FANCHER. LL.D. Born 1817, in Dutchess
County, N. Y. Judge of the Supreme Court of New York, and of the
Court of Arbitration of New York. Died 1900, New York, N. Y.



J864.

FREDERICK WILLIAM CORLISS. M.A.* B.A., Union Col-
lege, 1861; M.A., Union, 1864, and (Hon.) Yale College, 1864; LL.D.,
Iowa Polytechnic School, 1876. Born 1834, Greenwich, N. Y.

Professor of Rhetoric and Belles-Lettres, Iowa Central University,
1864-82. Superintendent of public schools, Des Moines, Iowa, 1865-69.
Founder and President of Iowa Polytechnic School, Des Moines,
1872-77. President and Professor of Political Economy, Rock River
University, 111., 1882.

Address: St. Brides, Norfolk County, Va.

'GEORGE LANSING TAYLOR. M.A.*
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1861.)

'BENJAMIN FRANKLIN COCKER. M.A. D.D., Indiana

Asbury (now De Pauw) University, 1870; LL.D., Victoria College,
Canada, 1876. Born 1821, in England. Methodist Episcopal minister,
later college professor. Died April 8, 1883, Ann Arbor, Mich.

'CHARLES NELSON SMITH. M.A. Born 1816, Brookfield, Vt
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died April 13, 1899, Maiden, Mass.

864



HONORARY ALUMNI. 1864-66

*LORENZO WHITE. M.A.

(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1851.)

*ROBERT ALLYN. D.D.

(See Record of Graduates, No. 144.)

*ISAAC WILLIAM WILEY. D.D. M.D., New York Univer-
sity, 1851; M.A., Dickinson College, 1858; LL.D., Ohio Wesleyan Uni-
versity, 1879. Born March 29, 1825, Lewistown, Pa. Bishop of the
Methodist Episcopal Church. Died November 22, 1884, Foochow, China.

*GEORGE THOMPSON. LL.D. Born 1804, Liverpool, England.
Lecturer and reformer. Died 1878.



J865.

*GEORGE PRENTICE. M.A.

(See Record of Members of the Faculty, not Graduates of Wes-
leyan.)

*LUDWIG SIGISMUND JACOBY. D.D. Born 1813, Old Stre-
litz, Mecklenburg, Germany. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1874,
St. Louis, Mo.

1866*

*HENRY ANSON BUTTZ. M.A.* B.A, College of New Jersey

(now Princeton University), 1858; M.A., College of New Jersey, 1861 ;
D.D., College of New Jersey, 1875; LL.D., Dickinson College, 1885.
Born 1835, Middle Smithfield, Pa.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Newark Conference, 1858-70. Adjunct
Professor of Greek and Hebrew, Drew Theological Seminary, 1868-70;
Professor of New Testament Greek and Exegesis, 1870-80; President,
1880-1912. President Emeritus, 1912-20. Died October 7, 1920, Madison,
N.J.

NELSON SIMMONS COBLEIGH. M.A.* B.A., McKendree

College, 1862; M.A., McKendree, 1865, and (Hon.) Yale College, 1865.
Born June 29, 1845, Wilbraham, Mass.

Editor of The Cleveland Daily Leader, 1868-69. City editor, Cleve-
land Daily Plain Dealer, 1869-88; associate editor, 1888-90. Cleveland
correspondent for the Western Associated Press, 1880-90. On the

editorial staff of The New York World, 1890 ; foreign editor,

1893

Address : 340 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y.

*GEORGE INGRAHAM SENEY. M.A.*
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1845.)

LUTHER TRACY TOWNSEND. M.A * B.A., Dartmouth Col-
lege, 1859; B.D., Andover Theological Seminary, 1862; D.D., Dartmouth,
1871. Born September 27, 1838, Orono, Me.

Adjutant, i6th N. H. Volunteers, 1862-63. Methodist Episcopal
minister, New England Conference, 1864-70. Professor of Exegetical
Theology, Boston University, 1868-70 ; Professor of Historical Theology,

865



1866] HONORARY ALUMNI.

1870-72; Professor of Practical Theology, 1872-93; Professor Emeritus,.

1893 . Delegate to Ecumenical Methodist Conference, London,

England, 1881. Dean of the Chautauqua School of Theology, 1882-85.
Author: Credo; God-Man; The Fate of Republics, etc.
Address : "Kenilworth," Brookline, Mass.

*JAMES MIDWINTER FREEMAN. M.A. D.D., Mount Union

College, 1875. Born 1827, New York, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal
minister. Died February 27, 1900, Morristown, N. J.

*RALPH GUERNSEY HIBBARD. M.A.

(See Record of Members of the Faculty, not Graduates of Wesleyan.)

*HENRY OSCAR HOUGHTON. M.A. B.A., University of

Vermont, 1846. Born April 30, 1823, Sutton, Vt. Printer and publisher.
Died August 23, 1895, North Andover, Mass.

"CHARLES CARTER NORTH. M.A. Born 1819, Walton, N. Y.
In business. Died 1890.

"WILLIAM HENRY OLIN. M.A. r D.D, Syracuse University,
1878. Born 1822, Laurens, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
September 16, 1889, Dexter, Mich.

"GEORGE THOMAS PERKS. M.A. Born 1819, Madeley, Eng-
land. Minister of the British Wesleyan Methodist Church. Died 1877,
Rotherham, England.

"SMITH HARRISON PLATT. M.A. Born December 14, 1829,
New Milford, Conn.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1850-84.
Superannuated, 1884. Author : The Gift of Power; The Power of
Grace; The Philosophy of Christian Holiness, etc. Editor: The Con-
necticut Temperance Journal (1866) ; The Whispers of Peace (1882).
Died October, 1912.

"JOSEPH SHORTLIDGE. M.A. Born 1832, New Garden, Pa.

Principal of Putnam Academy, N. Y., 1857; Fairville Institute, Pa.,
1861-62; Maplewood Institute, Pa., 1862-80. President of Pennsylvania
State College, 1880-81. Principal of Maplewood Institute, 1881-1911.
Died December 10, 1911, Concordville, Pa.

"ROBERT LAURENSON DASHIELL. D.D. B.A., Dickinson

College, 1846; M.A., Dickinson, 1849; D.D., Rutgers College, 1866.
Born June 25, 1825, Salisbury, Md. College president. Died March 8,
1880, Newark, N. J.

"WILLARD MARTIN RICE. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 56.)

*THOMAS JEFFERSON THOMPSON. D.D. Born 1803, Dor-
chester County, Md. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1874,
Wilmington, Del.

"JAMES HADLEY. LL.D. B.A., Yale College, 1842; M.A.,

Yale, 1845. Born March 30, 1821, Fairfield, N. Y. College professor.
Died November 14, 1872, New Haven, Conn.

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*STEPHEN LIVINGSTON BALDWIN. M.A. D.D., 1878, and

Rutgers College, 1880. Born January n, 1835, Somerville, N. J. Metho-
dist Episcopal minister ; recording secretary, Missionary Society, M. E.
Church. Died July 28, 1902, Brooklyn, N. Y.

*HARVEY HOLMES GREGORY. M.A. M.D., College of

Physicians and Surgeons, New York, 1853. Born October 2, 1829,
Modena, N. Y. Physician. Died May i, 1877, New York, N. Y.

*MORRIS D'CAMP CRAWFORD. D.D.
(See Record of Honorary Alumni, 1853.)

"THEODORE RUNYON. LL.D. B.A., Yale College, 1842;

M.A., Yale, 1862; LL.D., Rutgers College, 1875, and Yale, 1882. Born
October 23, 1822, Somerville, N. J. Lawyer. U. S. Ambassador Plenipo-
tentiary to Germany. Died January 22, 1896, Berlin, Germany.

*DANIEL DENISON WHEDON. LL.D.

(See Record of Members of the Faculty, not Graduates of Wesleyan.)

^ALEXANDER WINCHELL. LL.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 329.)

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*EDWIN WALTER HALL. M.A.* B.A., Genesee College (now

Syracuse University), 1863; M.A., Syracuse, 1866. Born 1838, Water-
town, N. Y. School principal. Died February 27, 1889, Greenville, Ky.

*HOBART BERRIAN. M.A.
Deceased; date of death unknown.

ALLAN CRAWFORD. M.A. M.D., Victoria University,

Canada, 1870. Born 1838, in Scotland.

Principal of Newbury School, Ont., Canada, 1858-67; Yorkville
School, Toronto, Ont., Canada, 1867-70. Licentiate, College of Physi-
cians and Surgeons, Ont., Canada, 1870. Practising medicine, 1870 .

Address : unknown.

"LEONARD PICKERING FROST. M.A. Born 1817, Barre, Vt
School principal. Died 1896.

DELAVAN CLARENCE SCOVILLE. M.A. LL.B., Columbia

University, 1876. Born August 14, 1842, Twin, N. Y.

Taught, 1862-69. Superintendent of Bay City public schools, Mich.,
1869-74. Practised law, 1874-82. President of New York Educational
Society, 1879-82. Retired, 1882.

Address: 150 West i26th St., New York, N. Y.

*JAMES ELIJAH LATIMER. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 344.)

*BRADFORD KINNEY PEIRCE. D.D.
(See Record of Graduates, No. 164.)

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1868-70] HONORARY ALUMNI.

*MA%VIN RICHARDSON. D.D. Born 1789, Stephentown, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died 1876, Poughkeepsie, N. Y.

*DANIEL STEELE. D.D.

(See Record of Graduates, No. 352.)

*WILLIAM CLAFLIN. LL.D. LL.D., Harvard University,

1869. Born March 6, 1818, Milford, Mass. Governor of Massachusetts;
Member of U. S. Congress. Died 1905.

*GEORGE PAYN QUACKENBOS. LL.D. B.A., Columbia Col-
lege, 18^3 ; M.A., Columbia, 1846. Born 1826, New York, N. Y. Editor
and school principal. Died 1881, New London, N. H.



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* JAMES MONROE BUCKLEY. M.A.
(See Record of Non-Graduates, class of 1860.)

JOHN BARTLIT FOOTE. M.A. B.D., Methodist General Bibli-
cal Institute, 1850; M.A., Genesee College (now Syracuse University),
1869; D.D., Syracuse, 1896. Born July i, 1826, Martinsburg, N. Y.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Black River and Central New York

Conferences, 1851-94. Superannuated, 1894 . Delegate to General



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