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Died August 22, 1894, Corning, Mo.

342. *WILLIAM CASE KENDALL. B.A. ; M.A, 1851. Born
December 25, 1822, Covington, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died February i, 1858, West Falls, N. Y.

343. *EDWIN RUTHVEN KEYES. B.A.;' M.A., 1851. *. B. K.
Born May 7, 1826, West Henrietta, N. Y. Minister, Methodist Episco-
pal, later Swedenborgian, Church. Died November 16, 1886, Yonkers,
N. Y.

344. *JAMES ELIJAH LATIMER. B.A. (valedic.} ; M.A, 1851;
D.D., 1868. *. T. $. B. K. Born October 7, 1826, Hartford, Conn.
Methodist Episcopal minister, later professor of theology. Died Nov-
ember 27, 1884, Auburndale, Mass.

345. *WILLIAM CONWAY LAWES. B.S. Died 1870, Donald-
sonville, La.

346. *ROBERT McGONEGAL. B.A. ; M.A, 1851. Born March
25, 1822, Ithaca, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal, later Baptist, minister.
Died December 4, 1892, Norwalk, Conn.

347. *RALZA MORSE MANLY. B.A. ; M.A., 1851. *. T. Born
January 16, 1822, Dorset, Vt. School principal and college instructor.
Died September 16, 1897, San Diego, Cal.

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1848-49] GRADUATES.

348. *EDMUND MAURIN. B.A. Deceased; date of death
unknown.

349. *HENRY SANBORN NOYES. B.A.; M.A., 1851. $. N. 0.
<. B. K. Born December 24, 1822, Landaff, N. H. College professor.
Died May 24, 1872, Evanston, 111.

350. *DANIEL FARNUM POND. B.S. Born July 14, 1822,
Mendon, Mass. In business. Died January 20, 1896, New York, N. Y.

351. *BENJAMIN TITUS ROBERTS. B.S. ; M.A., 1858. *. T.
Born July, 1823, Leon, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister; later
school principal. Died February 27, 1893, Cattaraugus, N. Y.

352. *DANIEL STEELE. B.A. (salut.) ; M.A., 1851 ; D.D., 1868.
$. N. 0. f. B. K. Born October 5, 1824, Windham, N. Y.

Tutor in Mathematics, Wesleyan University, 1848-50. Methodist
Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1850-62, 1872-89. Pro-
fessor of Ancient Languages, Genesee College, 1862-69; Acting Presi-
dent, 1869-71. Vice-president of Syracuse University, 1871-72. Instruc-
tor in New Testament Greek and Exegesis, Boston University, 1884-
85 ; Acting Professor of the same, 1892-93 ; Acting Professor of
Systematic Theology, 1886-89; of Practical Theology, 1890-94. Instruc-
tor in N. E. Deaconess Training School, 1895-99. Associate editor of
Divine Life, 1889-93; of The Christian Witness, 1896-1914. Super-
annuated, 1906. Author: Love Enthroned; Milestone Papers; Binney' s
Theological Compend Improved, etc. Died September 2, 1914, Milton,
Mass.

Married August 8, 1850, Harriet Binney, of Wilbraham, Mass., who
died February 24, 1002. Children: Wilbur Fletcher, b. May 17, 1851
(class of 1871) ; Arthur Brainerd, b. April 20, 1855, d. February 24. 1857;
Charles Breed, b. December 12, 1857; Caroline Binney, b. August 31,
1861 ; Mary Grace, b. April n, 1871.



*DANIEL WOOSTER STEVENS. B.A. ; M.A., 1851. X. *.
Born May 5, 1822, Walden, Vt. School principal. Died June 23, 1878,
Mt. Washington, Ohio.

354. *CHARLES ARMSTRONG WINCHESTER. B.A. Born
December 28, 1822, Pawlet, Vt. Lawyer. Died November n, 1871,
Springfield, Mass.



CLASS OF J849.

355. *JOHN WILSON ALLEN. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. Born 1824,
Farmington, Me. Insurance agent. Died February 25, 1906, Maiden,
Mass.

356. *DANIEL AMES. B.A. Born February 2, 1822, Springfield,
Mass. Preacher and teacher. Died January 23, 1898, Harper's Ferry,
W. Va.

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GRADUATES. [1849

357. *JOSEPH ALBERT BAILEY. B.A. X. *. Born August
17, 1823, Middletown, Conn. Baptist minister. Died May n, 1873,
Carlsbad, Germany.

358. *JOHN EDWARDS BRADSHAW. B.A. X. *. Born
December 14, 1828, Charlotte, Vt. Died October 2, 1850, Mechanics-
ville, N. Y.

359. *CHARLES SOMENDYKE BROWN. B.A. (saint.) ; M.A.,
1852. $. N. 6. $. B. K. Born February 7, 1825, Plattekill, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died November 14, 1880, Nyack, N. Y.

360. *JAMES CALDER. B.A. ; M.A., 1852; D.D., Hillsdale
College, 1866. $, N. 6. $. B. K. Born February 16, 1826, Harrisburg,
Pa. Methodist Episcopal, later Baptist, minister, and college president.
Died November 22, 1893, Harrisburg, Pa.

801. *JOSIAH JUDSON CLEVELAND. B.A. Born 1822,
, Masonville, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister, and teacher. Died
January 17, 1892, San Leandro, Cal.

362. *CEBARLES GALUSHA COLBY. B.A. Born 1830. Died

October, 1866, New York, N. Y.

363. *ALMON ORSON COOLEY. B.A. Lawyer. Died Septem-
ber 26, 1899, Fredericksburg, Texas.

364. *CHARLES ROLLIN DEAN. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. *. T.
3>. B. K. Born June 25, 1827, Lanesboro, Mass. In business. Died
March 28, 1894, New York, N. Y.

365. *LORENZO DOW. B.A. *. T. 4>. B. K. Born July 10,
1825, Sumner, Me. Engaged in business and mining. Died October 12,
1899, New York, N. Y.

366. *JAMES THADDEUS FOUNTAIN. B.A. ; M.A., 1852.
X. ^. 4>. B. K. Born October 6, 1829, Middletown Point, N. J. Banker.
Died January 12, 1908, Brooklyn, N. Y.

367. *JOHN CATLIN HOLABIRD. B.A. X. *. Born in
Winchester, Conn. Died May 28, 1853, in California.

368. *ANDREW HUNT. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. 3>. N. 9. 3>. B. K.
Born October 27, 1824, Amenia, N. Y. Brother of No. 422. School
principal. Died May 13, 1881, Rhinebeck, N. Y.



*FRANK GRANT JOHNSON. B.S.; M.D., Castleton
Medical College, 1851. Born January 30, 1825, East Windsor, Conn.

Studied medicine ; principal of a grammar school, North Providence,
R. I., 1849. Studied medicine; principal of Wethersfield Academy,
Conn. ; studied in Vermont Medical College, 1850. Studied and grad-
uated at Castleton Medical College, Vt., 1851. Practised medicine in

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1849] GRADUATES.

Brooklyn, N. Y., 1852-56. Patented about one hundred new inventions,
1852-81. Died ; date of death unknown.

Married October 30, 1851, Mary A. Bell, of Hempstead, N. Y., who
died February 2, 1864. Married April 28, 1865, Mrs. Elizabeth A. Bell,
of Brooklyn, N. Y., who died January 24, 1869. Married November 16,
1870, Mrs. Rebecca E. Lund, of New Bedford, Mass. Children : Belle,
b. November 20, 1853, d. January 5, 1856; Kate, b. March 3, 1856, d.
January i, 1863; Minnie, b. June 6, 1863, d. August 30, 1863; Frank
Read, b. March 2, 1866.

370. *GEORGE GARDNER JONES. B.A.; M.A., 1852. $. N. 6.
$. B. K. Born October 9, 1822, Sterling, Mass. Brother of No. 463.
Rector, Protestant Episcopal Church. Died May 9, 1891, Brighton,
Mass.

371. *JOHN WESLEY JONES. B.A. Born August 31, 1821,
Lincolnville, Me. Engaged in mining and journalism. Died November
14, 1897, Benicia, Cal.

372. *ROMULUS OSCAR KELLOGG. B.A.; M.A., 1852.
<. N. Q. Born January 6, 1827, Goshen, Conn. Brother of No. 592.
College professor ; later Methodist Episcopal minister. Died January
27, 1865.

373. *JOHN ROBERT LIVINGSTON. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. Born
August 28, 1829, Barrytown, N. Y. Brother of C. O. Livingston (class
of 1852). Rector, Protestant Episcopal Church. Died April n, 1878,
Glenham, N. Y.

374. *DAVID BENJAMIN LOCKWOOD. B.A. ; M.A., 1852.
Born January 7, 1827, Weston, Conn. Lawyer. Died January 19,

1897, Bridgeport, Conn.

375. *JACOB LA GRANGE McKOWN. B.A. ; M.A., 1852; D.D.,
Union College, 1870. X. ^. Born 1830, in Albany County, N. Y.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died May 2, 1879, Newark, N. J.

376. *LORENZO MARSHALL. B.A. *. T. Born April 7, 1824,
Beekmantown, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died August 4,

1898, Glens Falls, N. Y.

377. *GEORGE FREDERICK MELLEN. B.A. (valedic.) ; M.A.,
1852. 4>. N. 0. 3>. B. K. Teacher. Died September 30, 1855, Andover,
Mass.

378. *WESLEY HULL MILLER. B.A. Born December 23, 1819,
Mount Pleasant, Pa. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died April 14,
1887, Fayette, Iowa.

379. *JOHN SUMMERFIELD NORTON. B.A. Born 1825,
Hebron, Conn. In business. Died December 21, 1897, Austin, Texas.

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GRADUATES. [1849-50

380. *JOHN PEGG. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. *. T. 4>. B. K. Born
March 10, 1827, Coventry, England. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died June 18, 1894 New Rochelle, N. Y.

381. *JULIUS ROWLEY POMEROY. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. *. T.
<l>. B. K. Born July 4, 1825, Sharon, N. Y. Brother of Nos. 466 and
541, and of R. M. Pomeroy (class of 1852) and W. Pomeroy (class of
1861). Lawyer. Died April 10, 1877, Brooklyn, N. Y.

382. *GEORGE WASHINGTON PRATT. B.A. ; M.A., 1852.
*&. T. $. B. K. Born 1828, Boston, Mass. Professor of music. Died
March 5, 1856, Boston, Mass.

383. *GEORGE WORTHY QUEREAU. B.A. ; M.A., 1852; D.D.,
Northwestern University, 1866. $. B. K. Born June 9, 1827, Stanford-
ville, N. Y. School principal; later manufacturer. Died April n, 1900,
Aurora, 111.

384. *FRANCIS ASBURY ROBINSON. B.A.; M.A., 1852;
Ph.D., Lawrence University, 1868. <J>. N. 6. 3>. B. K. Born December
22, 1827, Sidney, Me. Teacher. Died January 27, 1884, Deering, Me.

385. *WILLIAM WHITE RUNYAN. B.A. ; M.A., 1852. Born
March 13, 1828, Seneca, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister ; later
engaged in farming. Died May 23, 1909, Marion, Kans.

386. *JOHN HENRY SMITH. B.A. i>. N. 0. Born July 2, 1821,
Boston, Mass.

Went South ; taught ; studied law, 1849. Druggist in Brownsville,
Minn., 1855-80. Resided in Idaho Springs, Col., 1880-83; Denver,
1883. Senator from Minnesota for one term. Deceased; date of death
unknown.

Married 1847 or 1848, Miss Taylor. Child : Walter, b. 1849 or 1850.

387. *WILLIAM WATSON TAGGART. B.A.; M.A., 1852.
Born December 28, 1826, Leray, N. Y Manufacturer. Died November
29, 1904, Watertown, N. Y.



CLASS OF J850.

388. *JABEZ BROOKS. B.A.; M. A., 1853; D.D., Lawrence Uni-
versity, 1867. *&- f. 3>- B. K. Born September 18, 1823, Stockport,
England. Brother of No. 410. College professor and president. Died
January 26, 1910, San Jose, Cal.

389. ^NATHANIEL JUDSON BURTON. B.A. (valedic.) :
M.A., 1853; D.D., 1870; M.A. (Hon.), Yale University, 1882. A. K. E
<f>. B. K. Born December 17, 1824, Trumbull, Conn. Brother of H. E.
Burton (class of 1864). Congregational minister. Died October 13,
1887, Hartford, Conn.

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1850] GRADUATES.

390. THEOPHILUS BRADBURY CHANDLER. B.A. ; M.A.,
1853. X. *. Born March 28, 1826, East Woodstock, Conn. Methodist
Episcopal minister. Died June 20, 1866.

391. *IRAH EATON CHASE. B.A. ; M.A., 1853; M.D., Berk-
shire Medical College and Jefferson Medical College, 1853. $. B. K.
Born June i, 1831, Newton, N. H.

At home, studying, in New Bedford, Mass., 1850-51. Studied medicine
in Philadelphia, Pa., Woodstock, Vt, and Pittsfield, Mass., 1851-53.
Practised medicine in Haverhiil, Mass, 1853-94. Traveled and studied
abroad, in various parts of Europe and the East, 1866-69, 1880-81, 1894-
95) I 97- Retired from active practice, 1894. Trustee and vice-president
of Tilton Seminary, N. H. ; also lecturer on physiology and hygiene.
Lay delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1876, '92. Died
September 24, 1919, Haverhiil, Mass,

Married January I, 1856, Josephine Brownell, of New Bedford, Mass.,
who died November 10, 1898. Married August 13, 1906, Alice Elisabeth
Dow, of Isles of Shoals, N. H.

392. *SETH CHURCH. B.A. $. N. 9. Born October 12, 1822,
Winsted, Conn. School principal. Died October 5, 1852, Athens, Tenn.

393. *ALONZO JAY EDGERTON. B.A.; M.A., 1853; LL.D.,
University of South Dakota, 1889, and Wesleyan, 1891. Born June 7,
1827, Rome, N. Y. Judge; U. S. Senator. Died August 9, 1896, Sioux
Falls, S. Dak.

394. *THpMAS SYLVESTER FELLOWS. B.A. ; M.D., Har-
vard University, 1854. Born September 4, 1828, Gilmanton, N. H.
Physician. Died July I, 1902, Floral City, Fla.

395. *ALBERT HARRISON HOYT. B.A. ; M.A., 1868; M.A.
(Hon.), Dartmouth College, 1878. \K T. Born December 6, 1826, Sand-
wich, N. H. Brother of Nos. 236 and 285.

Began the study of law in Portsmouth, N. H., 1851. Commissioner of
common schools, Rockingham County, N. H., 1852-53. Clerk of State
Court for said county, 1853-56. Practised law in Portsmouth, N. H.,
1857-62. City solicitor, 1857-59. Served on the General Staff of the
Army, with the rank of major, 1862-66. Commissioned brevet lieuten-
ant-colonel, 1865. Resided in Boston, Mass.; engaged in editorial and
other literary work, 1866-77. Resided in Cincinnati, Ohio, 1877-81 ; in
Boston, Mass., 1881-1915. Clerk in the office of the Assistant Treasurer
of the United States, Boston, 1887-1915. Died June n, 1915, Boston,
Mass.

Married June 28, 1860, Sarah F. Green, of Elizabeth, N. J., who died
June 15, 1893. Child: Francis Warburton, b. September 6, 1861, d.
March 31, 1862.

39G. *BENJAMIN FRANKLIN LARRABEE. B.A. ; M.A., 1853.
*. T. Born April 6, 1826, Shoreham, Vt. School principal. Died
October 27, 1880, Albany, N. Y.

397. *WILLIAM LAWRENCE. B.A.; M.A., 1853. $ B. K.
Methodist Episcopal, later Baptist, minister. Died April 28, 1890, Avon,
N.J.

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GRADUATES. [1850

308. *FREDERICK STERLING LYON. B.A. ; M.A., 1853.
Born June 21, 1827, Fairfield, Conn. Brother of R. P. Lyon (class of
1850). School principal; later editor and florist. Died May 6, 1905,
South Norwalk, Conn.



THOMAS BENJAMIN PEARSON. B.A. ; M.A., 1853.
X. *. Born September 28, 1827, New York, N. Y. Brother of No. 425.
Preacher and teacher. Died November 6, 1857, Otisville, N. Y.

400. *FRANK PULVER. B.A. *. T. Born 1827. Lawyer.
Died May 17, 1887, Paterson, N. J.

401. *WILLIAM BEINHAUER SILBER. B.A. (salut.) ; M.A.,
1853; Ph.D., New York University, 1868; M.D., Detroit Homoeopathic
College, 1873 ; LL.D., Iowa Wesleyan University, 1874. *. T. 4>. B. K.
Born November 22, 1826, New York, N. Y. School principal. Died May
5, 1906, New York, N. Y.

402. *GEORGE McKENDREE STEELE. B.A. ; M.A., 1853;
D.D., Northwestern University, 1866 ; LL.D., Lawrence University, 1879.
$. N. 6. $. B. K. Born April 13, 1823, Stratford, Vt. Brother of No.
469. College president. Died January 14, 1902, Kenilworth, 111.

403. *GEORGE STILLMAN. B.A. ; M.A., 1853. Born Novem-
ber 30, 1826, Sheffield, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died June
12, 1910, Rockville Centre, N. Y.

404. *WILLIAM SPRAGUE STUDLEY. B.A.; M.A., 1853;
D.D., 1878. A. K. E. <S>. B. K. Born May 26, 1823, Boston, Mass.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died February 26, 1893, Evanston, 111.

405. *JOHN BULLOCK VAN PETTEN. B.A. ; M.A., 1853;
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1889. X. M>. Born July 19, 1827, Sterling,
N. Y. Brother of No. 448. School principal. Died October 31, 1908,
Cazenovia, N. Y.

406. *JOHN MONROE VAN VLECK. B.A.; M.A., 1853; LL.D.,
Northwestern University, 1876, and Wesleyan, 1900. <. N. 9. <. B. K.
Born March 4, 1833, Stone Ridge, N. Y.

Taught in Providence Conference Seminary (now East Greenwich
Academy), R. I., 1850. Assistant in Nautical Almanac Office, Cam-
bridge, Mass., 1851-53. Adjunct Professor of Mathematics in Wesleyan
University, 1853-57; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy, 1858-
1904; Professor Emeritus, 1904-12; Vice-president, 1890-1903; Acting
President, 1872-73, 1887-89, 1896-97. Lay delegate to Methodist Ecu-
menical Conference, 1881, '91, 1901. Died November 4, 1912, Middle-
town, Conn.

Married May 2, 1854, Ellen Maria Burr, of Middletown, Conn., who
died December 26, 1899. Children: Anna (No. 1234), b. April 30, 1856;
Clara (No. 1295), b. August 29, 1859; Edward Burr (No. 1375), b. June
7, 1863; Jane (No. 1505), b. September 5, 1864.



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1851] GRADUATES.

CLASS OF 1851.

407. *SAMUEL ROGERS ADAMS. B.A. ; M.A., 1856. A. T.
Born June 5, 1825, Campton, N. H. Teacher and preacher. Died
December 21, 1862, Springfield, Mo.

408. *JAMES BURCHARD BECKWim B.A.; M.A., 1854.
A. T. Born January 27, 1830, Palmyra, N. Y.

In business, Palmyra, N. Y., 1852-57; Fremont, Ohio, 1857-60;
Rochester, N. Y., 1861. In U. S. Army, I3th New York Volunteers,
1862-63. In business, Palmyra, N. Y., 1863-79. Resided in Fremont,
Ohio, 1879-1919. Died October 26, 1919, Fremont, Ohio.

Married August 12, 1851, Mary E. Nixon, of Macedon Centre, N. Y.,
who died June, 1857. Married November 8, 1859, Caroline E. Dollison,
of Fremont, Ohio, who died 1865. Children : Mary Josephine, b. Novem-
ber 8, 1854, d. 1879; Julia Ann, b. December 23, 1860, m. T. Decker.

409. *CHARLES WESLEY BOWEN. B.A. ; M.A.. 1856. Born
July 21, 1830, Paris, N. Y. Brother of No. 478. School principal.
Died May 28, 1885, Liberty, N. Y.

410. *ADIN BROOKS. B.A. ; M.D., Albany Medical College, 1856.
^. T. Born April 15, 1830, Stockport, Cheshire, England. Brother of
No. 388. Physician. Died October 4, 1857, Red Wing, Minn.

411. *ORMANDO NELSON BROOKS. B.A. A. T. Born May
3, 1823, Carthage, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died February
17, 1867, San Francisco, Cal.

412. *ARTHUR BENJAMIN CALEF. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. *. T.
*. B. K. Born June 30, 1825, Sanbornton, N. H. Judge. Died August
17, 1900, Middletown, Conn.

413. *JAMES MONROE CARROLL. B.A.; M.A., 1854- A. T.
*. T. <. B. K. Born April 21, 1828, Bolton, N. Y. Methodist Epis-
copal minister. Died December 5, 1901, New Haven, Conn.

414. *EDWIN HALSEY COLE. B.A. ,<f>. B. K. Born April 18,
1827, Chatham, Conn. School principal. Died July 16, 1859, Cromwell,
Conn.

415. *CADFORD MELLEN DINSMORE. B.A.; M.A, 1854.
A. T. Born August 20, 1826, Windham, N. H. Methodist Episcopal
minister. Died November 4, 1894, Exeter, N. H,

416. *DELOSGARY. B.A. *. T. $. B. K. Born 1831, in Oneida
County, N. Y. Lawyer. Died July 27, 1870, Binghamton, N. Y.

417. *JOHN HENRY GAYLORD. B.A.; M.A., 1854. A. T.
Born November 23, 1824, New Milford, Conn. Methodist Episcopal
minister. Died June 2, 1899, Springfield, Mass.

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GRADUATES. [1851

418. "CHARLES FREDERICK GERRY. B.A. ; M.A., 1855.
<&. T. Born June 3, 1823, Sudbury, Mass. In the insurance business.
Died September 4, 1900, Sudbury, Mass.

419. *HARMON SAWYER HERRICK. B.A.; M.D., California
Medical College, 1875. Born 1819, Pittstown, N. Y. Physician. Died
February 19, 1891, Hamilton, Nev.

420. *OTHNIEL HOLMES. B.A. ; M.A., 1854. A. T. Born June
14, 1823, Marcellus, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
November 18, 1899, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

421. *SETH PARKER HOLWAY. B.A. *. T. *. B. K. Born
March 6, 1833, Warren, R. I. Brother of No. 486. Lawyer, later
engaged in business. Died August 12, 1896, San Francisco, Cal.

422. *ALBERT SANFORD HUNT. B.A. (valedic.} ; M.A.,
1854; D.D., 1873. * N. 6. *. B. K. Born July 3, 1827, Amenia, N. Y.
Brother of No. 368. Methodist Episcopal minister; secretary, Ameri-
can Bible Society. Died September n, 1898, New York, N. Y.

423. *WILBUR FISK LOOMIS. B.A. ; M.A., 1854. $. N. 0.
<. B. K. Born August n, 1830, Manchester, Conn. Brother of No.
441. Congregational minister. Died January 7, 1864, Nashville, Tenn.

424. *ANDREW McKEOWN. B.A.; M.A., 1854; D.D., 1873.
*. T. <. B. K. Born July 30, 1823, Nicteaux, N. S., Canada. Brother
of H. McKeown (class of 1852-). Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
December n, 1893, Newton, Mass.

425. *JAMES BAYLES PEARSON. B.A.; M.A., 1854. X. *.
Born September 26, 1829, New York, N. Y. Brother of No. 399.

Principal of East Hartford Academy, Conn., 1851-52. State register
of Connecticut for six months. Associate principal of Flushing Female
Seminary, N. Y., 1853-55. Principal of High School, Fall River, Mass.,
1 855-58. Studied in Union Theological Seminary, 1858. Associate
principal of SpingLer Institute, New York, N. Y., 1859. Pastor of First
Congregational Church, Winsted, Conn., 1860-62. Delegate to the U. S.
Christian Commission. Supplied Second Congregational Church, West
Winsted, Conn., 1862. Pastor of Congregational church, Thomaston,
Conn., 1863-65. Left the ministry on account of ill health, 1865.
Engaged in the life insurance business in New York, N. Y., 1866-69.
President of Commonwealth Life Insurance Company, New York, N. Y.,
1870. Stock broker in New York, N. Y., 1873. Superintendent of agen-
cies of Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Co., Newark, N. J., 1873-75. Vice-
president of same company, residing in New York, N. Y., 1876-1902.
Retired, 1902. Died May 29, 1917, New York, N. Y.

Married 1852, Ellen J. Ferree, of Middletown, Conn. Children:
Charles James, b. September 10, 1854; Carrie Louise, b. October 18, 1862;
Frederick Welles, b. June 18, 1866.

426. *ELLIOTT JUDSON PECK. B.A. ; M.A, 1855. A. T.
$. B. K. Born May 22, 1822, Stratford, Conn. In business. Died
March 5, 1893, Stratford, Conn.

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1851-52] GRADUATES.

427. *NICHOLAS HENRY RIGHTOR. B.A. Born in Donald-
sonville, La. Lawyer. Died August n, 1900, New Orleans, La.

428. *JASPER TENNEY. B.A. (salut.) ; M.A., 1854. $. N. 6.
4>. B. K. Born November, 1827, Hartford, Vt. Teacher. Died June 15,
1858, Hartford, Vt.

429. *THOMAS BURR TREADWELL. B.A. A. T. Born
November i, 1824, Redding, Conn. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died October 13, 1875, Wales, Mass.



CLASS OF J852.

430. *NATHAN DISBROW BANGS. B.A. X. *. Born Janu-
ary 17, 1834, New York, N. Y. Publisher. Died September 14, 1881,
New York, N. Y.

431. "'CHARLES WESLEY BENNETT. B.A. ; M.A., 1855 ; D.D.,
Genesee College, 1870; LL.D , Syracuse University, 1887. ^. T. Born
July 18, 1828, East Bethany, N. Y. College professor. Died April 17,
1891, Evanston, 111.

432. "SIMEON FISH CHESTER. B A. ; M.A., 1855. 4>. N. 0.
<l>. B. K. Born June i, 1824, Brooklyn, Ohio. School principal. Died
September i, 1909, Springfield, Mass.

433. "WILLIAM ROBERT CLARK. B.A.; M.A., 1855; D.D.,
Lawrence University, 1869. <J>. N. 0. $. B. K. Born September 26,
1822, Greenfield, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died June 18,
1905, Cambridge, Mass.

434. "ADAM CLARKE CRYSLER. B.A. A. T. Born July 14,
1826. Teacher. Died April 26, 1855.

435. "GEORGE BROWN DUSINBERRE. B.A. ; M.A. 1855;
LL.B , Yale University, 1855. 3>. B. K. Born September n, 1829,
Plattekill, N. Y. Lawyer. Died March 15, 1884, Geneva, N. Y.

436. "ARCHIBALD CAMPBELL FOSS. B.A. (valedic.} ; M.A.,
1855. $. N. 0. $. B. K. Born March 6, 1830, Phillipstpwn, N. Y.
Brother of Nos. 481 and 535. Methodist Episcopal minister, and
college professor. Died March 30, 1870, Clarens, Switzerland.

437. "JAMES SAYRE GRIFFING. B.A. Born October 28, 1822,
Owego, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died April 3, 1882,
Osawatomie, Kans.

438. "CALVIN SEARS HARRINGTON. B.A. (salut.} ; M.A.,
1855; D.D., Ohio Wesleyan University, 1877. *" T. <i>. B. K. Born
May 17, 1826, St. Johnsbury, Vt. College professor. Died February 16,
1886, Middletown, Conn.

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439. *JAMES WESLEY HORNE. B.A. ; M.A., 1855; LL.D.,
Liberia College, 1882. Born March 24, 1823, on the Island of Jamaica.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died September 6, 1884, Southport, Conn.

440. THOMPSON HOADLEY LANDON. B.A.; M.A., 1855;
D.D., 1906. 4>. N. 6. Born November 18, 1830, Lansingburg, N. Y.

Taught in Amenia Seminary, N. Y., 1852-53 ; Pennington Seminary,
N. J., 1854-57. Methodist Episcopal minister, New Jersey and Newark
Conferences, 1857-85. Principal of Bordentown Military Institute,
N. J., 1885-1917. Died July 31, 1917, Bordentown, N. J.

Married May 18, 1864, Sarah Durland, of Warwick, N. Y. Children :
Thomas Durland, b. May 18, 1865; Seymour (No. 1565), b. August 21,
1867; Louise E., b. August 29, 1869, m. R. E. Whitney.

441. *FRANCIS ASBURY LOOMIS. B.A. Born April 2, 1825,
Manchester, Conn. Brother of No. 423. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died June 12, 1904, East Greenwich, R. I.

442. *JAMES ELY McINTIRE. B.A. *. N. 6. Born August 8 r
1831, Springfield, Mass. Lawyer. Died October 22, 1893, Springfield,
Mass.

443. *WALTER OAKLEY. B.A. ; M.A, 1855. Born August n,
1824, Shrub Oak, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died February
I, 1899, Topeka, Kans.

444. *JOHN GIFFORD PARSONS. B.A. A. T. Born July 6
1830, Froome, England. Preacher. Died August 21, 1853, Hartford,
Conn.

445. *CHARLES TALCOTT RANSOM. B.A. X. *. Lawyer
Died April 9, 1888, New York, N. Y.

446. *EDWARD PETER SHAW. B.A. ; M.A., 1855. A. T
Born August 23, 1829, Poughkeepsie, N. Y. School principal. Died
April 8. 1905, Redding Ridge, Conn.

447. *GEORGE WASHINGTON STREETER. B.A. ; M.A.,
1855. A. T. Born July 8, 1825, Lisbon, N. H, Teacher, later lawyer.
Died March 18, 1897, New York, N. Y.

448. *ROBERT BULLOCK VAN PETTEN. B.A. ; M.A, 1855.
A. T. Born March 17, 1825, Sterling, N. Y. Brother of No. 405.

Taught in Addison, N. Y., 1852-53; Elmira, 1853-55; Binghamton,
1855-57 ; Homer, 1857. Engaged in surveying in Oswego and Jefferson
Counties, N. Y., 1858-59. Taught in Peoria Co., 111. ; for some time
principal of a ward school in Peoria, 111., 1860-72. Taught and farmed
in Peoria Co., 111., 1872-81. Engaged in farming in Clarke Co., Iowa,
1881-1911. County surveyor of Clarke Co., 1891-97. Died June 10,
1911, New Virginia, Iowa.

Married January 25, 1851, Sarah A. Nipper, of Oswego, N. Y.,
who died November n, 1868. Married July 4, 1869, Matilda A. Schiiltz,
of Navarre, Ohio, who died March 15, 1886. Children: Sarah Theresa,



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