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minister; secretary, Board of Education, M. E. Church. Died May 5,
1899, Clifton Springs, N. Y.

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541. *DANIEL POMEROY. B.A. (salut.) ; M.A., 1866. *. T.
3>. B. K. Born September 2, 1834, Galway, N. Y. Brother of Nos. 381
and 466, and of R. M. Pomeroy (class of 1852), and W. Pomeroy (class
of 1861). Manufacturer. Died February 4, 1898, New York, N' Y.

542. *JAMES MARGARUM POMEROY. B.A. ; M.A., 1859.
^. T. $. B. K. Born August 8, 1836, Belleville, N. J. Lawyer. Died
November 27, 1887, St. Louis, Mo.

543. *ORVILLE WATSON POWERS. B.A. ; M.A., 1859.
A. A. <. Born January 28, 1835, Augusta, N. Y. Brother of No. 633.

Principal of Rhinebeck Academy, N. Y., 1858. ProiVss<r_- in Lawrence
University, Wis., 1859-60. In business in New York, N. Y., 1861-63.
Teacher of physical culture in Chicago, 111., 1864. Assistant secretary
and actuary of Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company, Hartford,
Conn., 1865-66. General manager for Europe of Wilcox and Gibbs Sew-
ing Machine Company, 1867-1906. Trustee of same company, 1884-
1912. Died August 24, 1912, Boston, Mass.

Married August 8, 1876, Carolyn Stickney, of Hyde Park, 111. Chil-
dren : Clifford Stickney, b. December 20, 1877 (B.A., Oxford Univ.,
England) ; Marion, m. W. A. Kirkpatrick; Carol, b. December 18, 1884
(B.A., Cambridge Univ., England).

644. *ALLEN REYNOLDS. B.A.; M.A., 1859. Born December

25, 1828, Copake, N. Y. Brother of J. D. Reynolds (class of 1859).
Engaged in farming in Hillsdale, N. Y., 1856-1911. Died March 12,

1911, White Plains, N. Y.

Married January i, 1868, Alice Mead. Children: James, b. April 14,
1869, d. April 27, 1870; Augustus M., b. November 17, 1870, d. February

26, 1871; Allen, b. October i, 1872; Martha, b. October 23, 1879.

545. *GEORGE CROSBY SMITH. B.A. ; M.A., 1859. *. T.
<i>. B. K. Born July 13, 1830, St. Johnsbury, Vt. School principal. Died
December 13, 1891, Carmel, N. Y.

546. *WILLIAM VANDERAN SNYDER. B.S.; C.E., Univer-
sity of Michigan, 1857. Born June 15, 1839, Paterson, N. J. Brother
of C. R. Snyder (class of 1861). In business. Died May, 1910, Genoa,
Italy.

547. *ANDREW JACKSON SPENCER. B.A. Born November
12, 1835, Middletown, Conn. Lawyer. Died March 24, 1904, Amity-
ville, N. Y.

548. *SAMUEL FOSTER UPHAM. B.A.; M.A., 1859; D.D.,
Mount Union College, 1872; LL.D., Hamline University, 1889, and
Wesleyan, 1898. 3>. N. 0. $>. B. K. Born May 19, 1834, Duxbury,
Mass. Professor of Theology. Died October 5, 1904, Madison, N. J.

549. *EMERSON WARNER. B.A.; M.A., 1859; M.D., Harvard
University, 1863. <. X. Q. Born April 30, 1831, New Braintree, Mass.
Physician. Died December 30, 1905, Worcester, Mass.

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CLASS OF J857.

550. *LORENZO DOW BLANCHARD. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. *. T.
Born July 18, 1837, Norwich, Conn. Brother of J. A. Blanchard (class
of 1861). Lawyer. Died October 28, 1908, Ocean Grove, N. J.

551. *CHARLES W[ESLEY] BROOKS. B.A.; B.D., Garrett
Biblical Institute, 1861 ; M.A., Wesleyan, 1866. A. A. <. Born January
22, 1834, Lowville, N. Y.

Taught in Lodi, 111., 1858-59. Studied in Garrett Biblical Institute,
Evanston, 111., 1860-61. Methodist Episcopal minister, Wisconsin and
Northern New York Conferences, 1861-99. Superannuated, 1899. Died
July 17, 1916, Sandy Creek, N. Y.

Married January 22, 1862, Sarah Esther Higgins, of Geneva, 111. Chil-
dren : Anna Maud, b. July 17, 1868 ; Susan Louisa, b. April 7, 1870, m.
Dr. E. D. Hall.

552. HENRY AARON BUDINGTON. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. *. T.
3>. B. K. Born January 13, 1831, Leyden, Mass.

Taught in Rittenhouse Academy, Washington, D. C, 1858-59. Prin-
cipal of Bound Brook Academy, N. J., 1859-60. Taught in Berlin, Conn.,
1861-62. Assistant assessor of internal revenue, Greenfield, Mass.,
1862-69. Insurance agent, 1865-69. Editor of The Franklin County
Times, Greenfield, Mass., 1869-73. Advertising agent and correspondent
for the press, Springfield, Mass., 1873-86. Manager of the Star Publish-
ing Company, Springfield, Mass., 1886 . For a time, editor and

publisher of Alcyone.

Married October 26, 1857, Zadel Barnes, of Middletown, Conn.;
divorced. Married September 12, 1881, Sophia Steele Billings, of Spring-
field, Mass. Children : Justin Llewellyn, b. August 22, 1859 ; Henry, b.
January 14, 1865.

Address : Cassadaga, Fla.

553. *SOLOMON CHAPIN. B.A. (valedic.} ; M.D., Hahnemann
Medical College, Philadelphia, 1869. A. A. $. Born June 2, 1831, Wil-
braham, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister, later physician. Died
February 24, 1881, Connersville, Md.

554. *ROBERT CLARK. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. Born September
13, 1831, Landgrove, Vt. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died January
25, 1901, Providence, R. I.

555. QUINCY JOHNSON COLLIN. B.A. ; M.A., 1863. 3>. N. Q.
Born August 20, 1836, Hillsdale, N. Y.

Pastor of Hillside Church, Rhinebeck, N. Y., 1857-58. Methodist
Episcopal minister, New York and California Conferences, 1858-77.
Supernumerary, 1877. Principal of Franklin Academy, Santa Clara,
Cal., 1878-81. Congregational minister, 1881-1903. Engaged in fruit
farming, 1903 .

Married March 28, 1860, Martha Collin, of Hillsdale, N. Y. Children :
Carrie Louise, b. January 14, 1862; May Amelia, b. May 15,' 1865, d.
March 18, 1869; Grace Adelia, b. July 19, 1868; Ralph Vincent, b.
December 22, 1875, d. June 30, 1876.

Address : Hopkinton, Mass.

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556. *GEORGE FISK COMFORT. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; L.H.D.,
New York University, 1888; LL.D., Syracuse University, 1893. A. A. <l>.
Born September 20, 1833, Berkshire, N. Y. Brother of No. 716. College
professor. Died May 5, 1910, Montclair, N. J.

557. * ROBERT FIELD CROWELL. B.A.; LL.B., University of
Albany, 1858; M.A., Wesleyan University, 1860. <>. N. 6. 3>. B. K.
Born April 23, 1830, Ware, Mass. Brother of No. 118. Lawyer and
government official. Died September 15, 1896, Westboro, Mass.

558. *JOHN WESLEY CURRIER. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; LL.B.,
University of Albany, 1861. ^. T. Born September 7, 1836, Danville,
Vt. Lawyer. Died June 8, 1887, Alton, N. H.

559. *JOSEPH WHITNEY GUSHING. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; M.D.|
Harvard University, 1861. Born January 26, 1837, Ashford, Conn.
Physician. Died May 9, 1897, Brookline, Mass.

560. *DAVID HOUGH ELA. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; D.D., Cornell
College, 1876. A. A. <t>. 4>. B. K. Born January 19, 1831, Canaan, Me.
Methodist Episcopal minister. Died October 7, 1907, Hudson, Mass.

561. *WILLIAM THOMAS ELMER. B.A.; LL.D., 1907. Born
November 6, 1835, Rome, N. Y. Judge. Died November n, 1907, Mid-
dletown, Conn.

562. *HENRY JEROME FULLER. B.A.; M.A., 1860. 4>. N. 0.
*. B. K. Born May 5, 1834, Mansfield, Mass. Lawyer. Died October
!7> 1 93> Taunton, Mass.

563. * ALGERNON KNOX JOHNSTON. B.A. ; M.A., 1860.
A. A. 3>. 4>. B. K. Born April 19, 1837, Blandford, Mass. Son of Pro-
fessor John Johnston; brother of Nos. 696, 741, and 926. Manufacturer.
Died October 3, 1909, New Brighton, N. Y.

564. *JAMES OLIVER LONGSTREET. B.A. ; M.A., 1860.
Born November 16, 1833, Onondaga, N. Y. Teacher and preacher.
Died 1861.

565. *WILLARD FRANCIS MALLALIEU. B.A.; M.A., 1860;
D.D., East Tennessee Wesleyan University, 1874; LL.D., New Orleans
University, 1891. ^. T. <J>. B. K. Born December n, 1828, Sutton,
Mass.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1858-84. Pre-
siding Elder of Boston District, 1882-84. Bishop of the Methodist
Episcopal Church, 1884-1904. Retired, 1904. Trustee of Boston Univer-
sity, New Orleans University, American University. President of the
Trustees of East Greenwich Academy. Delegate to General Conference,
M. E. Church, 1872, '80, '84. Author: The Why, When and How of
Revivals ; The Fullness of the Blessing of the Gospel of Christ ; Words
of Cheer and Comfort. Died August i, 1911, Auburndale, Mass.

Married October 13, 1858, Eliza Frances Atkins, of Sandwich, Mass.
Children: Willard Emerson, b. August 8, 1863; Ellen Bromfield, b.
September n, 1865, d. March 17, 1874.

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566. *MONROE NICHOLS. B.A.; M.A., 1860. $. N. 6. Born
April 2, 1834, Thompson, Conn. Teacher, later lawyer. Died January
17, 1867, St. Paul, Minn.

567. *NEWELL FITCH NICHOLS. B.A. X. *. Born March
5, 1831, Vienna, N. Y. Lawyer. Died January 14, 1900, Aurora, 111.

/

568. *JOHN PETERSON. B.A. (salut.) ; M.A., 1860. *. T.
Born July 15, 1831, Coleraine, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died May 31, 1906, Boston, Mass.

569. *WILLIAM NEWTON RENO. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. Born
July 26, 1819, Sharon, Pa. Methodist Episcopal minister, later druggist.
Died September 24, 1896, Spartansburg, Pa.

570. *HIRAM PAGE ROBERTS. B.A. <i>. N. 6. Born Septem-
ber 22, 1831, Plymouth, Conn. Congregational minister. Died December
2, 1888, Colbran, Col.

571. *ANDREW ROE. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. A. A. 4>. Born Octo-
ber 10, 1831, Butler, N. Y. Brother of No. 522.

Taught in Gouverneur Wesleyan Seminary, N. Y., 1857-60; principal,
1860-63. Methodist Episcopal minister, Northern New York and Central
New York Conferences, 1860-87. Supernumerary, 1887; later super-
annuated. Assistant editor of The Marcellus Observer, The Camillus
Enterprise, and The Elbridge Citizen, 1887-95. Died March i, 1920,
Lockport, N. Y.

Married August 4, 1857, Roxalana Paddock, of Wolcott, N. Y. Chil-
dren : Cary A. (No. 1366), b. August 5, 1861 ; Willis Fenton (No.
1622), b. February i, 1868.

572. *CHARLES HENRY SEWALL. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. X. *.
Methodist Episcopal minister, later publisher. Died November 27,
1880, New York, N. Y.

573. *JOHN WHEATON SMITH. B.A.; M.A., 1860. A. A. <S>.
Born September 6, 1835, Warren, R. I. Lawyer and government official.
Died July 18, 1863, Warren, R. I.

574. *WILLIAM HENRY SUTTON. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; LL.D.,
Southern Temperance University, 1900; D.C.L., Dickinson College, 1908.
*. T. Born September 11, 1835, Haddonfield, N. J.

Taught in Asylum for Deaf Mutes, Hartford, Conn., 1857-60. Studied
in Law School of University of Albany, N. Y., 1 860-61 ; in Philadelphia,
Pa., 1861-63. Practised law in Philadelphia, 1863-1913. Elected auditor,
1878; school director, 1880. Senator from the Twelfth Penn. District,
1882-86. Author: Teachers' Meetings (and other Sunday School publi-
cations). Died March 14, 1913, Haverford, Pa.

Married June 25, 1872, Hannah C. Anderson, of Haverford, Pa.
Children: Howard Anderson (No. 1867), b. April 24, 1873; William
Henry, b. May 29, 1874, d. September 26, 1876; Helen, b. August 29,
1875, m. N. E. Davis (No. 1949); Isaac Crawford (No. 2168), b.
January 10, 1877; Grace Anna, b. March 10, 1878; Corona, b. July 3,

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1879; Lucy, b. September 16, 1881 ; Henry Craig, b. August 24, 1883
(class of 1907) ; Mildred, b. July 3, 1885, m. O. F. McCormick (No.
2625) ; Joseph Aubrey (No. 3196), b. November 2, 1892.



575. *ALBERT DOUGHTY VAIL. B.A.; D.D, 1877. $ N. e.
Born January i, 1835, Verbank, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died November 22, 1898, New York, N. Y.



576. *EDWARD WARREN VIRGIN. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. *. N. 9.
Born June 29, 1836, Marlboro, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died September 18, 1910, Dedham, Mass.



577. *WILLIAM GEORGE WHIPPLE. , B.A.; LL.B., University
of Albany, 1858. 4>. N. 0. Born August 4, 1834, Warehouse Point, Conn.

Practised law in Milwaukee, Wis., 1859-68; Little Rock, Ark., 1868-
1914. Mayor of Little Rock, 1887-91. Republican candidate for governor
of Arkansas, 1892. U. S. district attorney for the Eastern District of
Arkansas, 1900. Died July 17, 1914, Little Rock, Ark.

Married September 9, 1862, Dencie S. Loomis, of Suffield, Conn., who
died January 3, 1866. Married October 26, 1870, Mary S. Dodge, of
Little Rock, Ark. Child: Durand, b. November 18, 1871.



578. *GEORGE EDWIN WHITNEY. B.A. ; M.A., 1860. Born
September 19, 1836, Phillips, Me. Lawyer. Died April 25, 1893,
Washington, D. C.



579. *ALVERD EZRA WINCHELL. B.A. ; M.A., 1860; M.D.,
Columbia University, 1865. Born June 21, 1831, Egremont, Mass.

After graduating, studied medicine. Principal of a private school, East
Saginaw, Mich., 1858; Union School, Owasso, Mich., 1859; a boarding
school, Southbury, Conn., 1860. Practised medicine in New Haven, Conn.,
1865-1912. Member of New Haven Board of Health for fourteen years
(president for several terms). Projector and builder of the Hyperion
Theatre, New Haven, Conn. Died March 6, 1912, New Haven, Conn.

Married February 9, 1860, Helen E. Hinman, of Southbury, Conn., who
died February, 1863. Married October, 1865, Mary Mitchell, of South
Britain, Conn., who died April, 1874. Married Catherine Worthington
Shepard, of Madison, Conn. Child : Helen Mary, b. September 16, 1866,
m. Dr. W. A. Brooks.



CLASS OF J858.

580. GEORGE STORRS CHADBOURNE. B.A.; M.A., 1861 ;
S.T.D., Claflin University, 1884. <K T. <f>. B. K. Born December 30,
1833, Great Falls (now Somersworth), N. H.

Associate principal, Troy Conference Academy, Vt, 1858-63. Metho-
dist Episcopal minister, Troy, Vermont, and New England Conferences,
1863-1908. Presiding Elder of North Boston District, 1886-88; of
Boston District, 1888-94. Secretary, Church Aid Society, 1908-14.
Retired, 1914. Delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1888, '92.

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Married October 10, 1858, Mary E. Wiggin, of Great Falls, N. H.,
who died January 9, 1895. Married June 14, 1898, Mrs. Martha M.
Ransom, of Medf ord, Mass. Children : Samuel George, b. July 6, 1860
(class of 1884) ; Herbert Dudley, b. January 2, 1862, d. December 25,
1863; Edward Odiorne, b. August 6, 1863, d. January 6, 1866; William
Judson, b. December 7, 1866; Tames Pike, b. January 17, 1870 (class
of 1893).

Address : Melrose, Mass.

581. *HENRY ALONZO COLLIN. B.A. ; Sc.D. (Hon.), Upper
Iowa University, 1888. $>. N. 0. $. B. K. Born August 14, 1837,
Hillsdale, N. Y.

Professor of Mathematics and Natural Science, Cornell College, Iowa,
1860-68; of Natural Science in the same, 1 868-8 1 ; of Chemistry and
Physics, University of Nebraska, 1881-82; of the same, Cornell College,
1882-99; of Physics in the same, 1899-1906; Professor Emeritus,
1906-18. Died April 17, 1918, Mount Vernon, Iowa.

Married June 30, 1868, Chloe Matson, of Waterloo, Ind., who died
1905. Children : Ruth, b. June 16, 1869, m. George H. Burge ; Bertha,
b. October 4, 1872, d. March 22, 1873 ; Mary Margaret, b. September 24,
1877, m. Arthur M. Jayne. .

582. *ANSON TULLER COPELAND. B.A. A. A. <i>. Born
September 15, 1830, -Lorraine, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died Februar}' 21, 1897, Girard, Pa.

583. *HENRY ELLIOT EASTMAN. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. Born
October 12, 1833, Landaff, N. H. Teacher. Died October 27, 1865,
Landaff, N. H.

584. *ASAHEL COE EGGLESTON. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. X. *.
Born September 4, 1834, Guilford, N. Y.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1859-1907.
Agent of Wesleyan University, 1876-77. Financial agent of Wesleyan
Academy, 1901-03. Superannuated, 1907. Died January 22, 1916, Mata-
wan, N. J.

Married March 27, 1861, Isabella V. Dare, of Selden, N. Y. Children:
Edith, b. March 7, 1863; Julius Wilbur (No. 1552), b. February 25, 1866;
Charles Fellows (No. 1601), b. January 8, 1868; George Mahon (No.
1684), b. November 10, 1869; Isabella, b. December 9, 1871 (B.A., Smith
College, 1895) ; Sidney Bruce, b. December 22, 1874 (class of 1897),
d. July, 1919; Henry Norman, b. September 22, 1878, d. June, 1904.

585. "JOSEPH WHITCOMB ELLIS. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. A. A. *.
4>. B. K. Born September 18, 1829, Springfield, Vt Teacher. Died
September 4, 1898, Albany, N. Y.

586. *THOMAS RUSSELL ERCANBRACK. B.A. ; M.A., 1861;
LL.B., University of Albany, 1859. $. B. K. Born August 19, 1835,
Ephrata, N. Y. School principal, later lawyer. Died August 4, 1901,
Dubuque, Iowa.

587. *GEORGE NEWMAN F ALLEY. B.A. X. *. Born January
2, 1837, Fulton, N. Y. Engaged in banking. Died May 15, 1886,
Chicago, 111.

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588. *NATHANIEL FELLOWS. B.A. $. N. 6. Born Novem-
ber 19, 1828, Stonington, Conn. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
July 20, 1901, Lynn, Mass.

589. ^GARDNER FULLER. B.A.; M.A., 1862. $. B. K. Born
November 21, 1833, Fullerville, N. Y.

Principal of Great Barrington Academy, Mass., 1859-61 ; Newtown
Academy, Conn., 1862-63 ; High School, Bridgeport, Conn., 1864-65 ;
Macedon Academy, N. Y., 1866-67; High School, Batavia, N. Y.,
1867-81. Superintendent of schools, Batavia, N. Y., 1881-90. Traveled
in Europe and California, 1890-95. Superintendent, N. Y. State School
for the Blind, Batavia, N. Y., 1895-1901. Died January I, 1914, Wil-
liamsville, N. Y.

Married August 4, 1868, Julia M. Tarbox, of Lockport, N. Y.

590. *ARZA HILL. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. A. A. <i>. Born December
29, 1831, Phillipstown, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died April
20, 1891, New Britain, Conn.

591. *JOHN WILLIAM HOYT. B.A. ; M.A, 1862. X. *. Born
March 27, 1839, Sag Harbor, N. Y.

In business, New York, N. Y., 1858-60. Publisher of The Methodist,

New York, N. Y., 1860-62. Real estate agent, New York, N. Y., 1863.

Secretary of Middlesex Mutual Insurance Company, Middletown, Conn.,

1864-66. Civil engineer, Springfield, Mass., 1867-81. Lay delegate to

General Conference, M. E. Church, 1880. Died July, 1911.

Married February 6, 1862, Mary Elizabeth Camp, of Middletown,
Conn., who died December, 1911. Children: Frank Clasen (No. 1360),
b. March 6, 1863, d. December 20, 1904; Alice, b. August 31, 1867.

592. AMHERST WILLOUGHBY KELLOGG. B.A. <i>. B. K.
Born November 13, 1829, Goshen, Conn. Brother of No. 372.

Secretary of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Mil-
waukee, Wis., 1859-70. Vice-president of Republic Life Insurance Com-
pany, Chicago, 111., 1870-73. Engaged in banking and brokerage, Chicago,
111., 1873-76. Loan and note broker, Chicago, 111., 1876-80. Bookkeeper
and cashier, Milwaukee, Wis., 1880-95. Broker in Milwaukee, 1905-11.
Retired, 1911. State treasurer, Wisconsin Anti-Saloon League, for
ten years. Lay delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1892.
Author: A Concise History of Methodism in England and America,
1892.

Married August 19, 1858, Belle Mary Phelps, who died August 25,
1901. Children: Louise Phelps, b. May 12, 1862 (B.A., Milwaukee
College) ; Clara Belle, b. July 31, 1873, d. March i, 1876.

Address : 209 West Gilman St., Madison, Wis.

593. *GILBERT SCHUREMAN KEYS. B.A.; M.A., 1861. Born
February 14, 1839, Hyde Park, N. Y. In business. Died January 30,
1891, San Francisco, Cat

694. *DANIEL CLARK KNOWLES. B.A. ; M.A., 1861 ; D.D.,
1886. ^. T. $. B. K. Born January 4, 1836, Yardville, N. J. Brother
of No. 489.

Taught in Troy Conference Academy, Vt, 1858-59; Pittsburgh
Female College, Pa., 1859-60; Pennington Seminary, N. J., 1860-61.

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Captain of Co. D, 48th Regiment, N. Y. Volunteers ; resigned on account
of sickness, 1861-62. Principal of Pennington Seminary, N. J., 1863-66.
Methodist Episcopal minister, New Hampshire and New England Con-
ferences, 1867-84. Financial agent for Tilton Seminary, 1884-85 ; Presi-
dent, 1885-91; financial agent, 1892-95; Ladd Professor, 1895-1913.
Delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1880, '88; Methodist
Ecumenical Conference, 1891. Prohibition candidate for governor of
New Hampshire, 1894. Trustee of Wesleyan University, 1885-1909.
Author: A Life that Speaketh; Chapel Talks. Died February 12,
1913, Southern Pines, N. C.

Married November 10, 1863, Lucia M. Barrows, who died April 20,
1912. Children: Nina Elbert, b. July 20, 1867, d. October 17, 1875;
Frederic Lawrence (No. 1803), b. September 8, 1869, d. September 20,
1905.



595. *GEORGE WASHINGTON MANSFIELD. B.A. ; M.A.,
1873. Born May 16, 1831, West Needham (now Wellesley), Mass.
Brother of No. 517.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1858-1910.
Superannuated, 1910. Died February 5, 1913, Newton, Mass.

Married August 6, 1858, Olivia L. Olmstead, of North Manchester,
Conn., who died December 5, 1899. Married May i, 1901, Sabina E.
Wait, of Peabody, Mass. Children : Lora Olmstead, b. August 19, 1859,
rn. Hugh Campbell; Jennie Greenwood, b. September 17, 1862, m.
W. R. Baird; Artena Olivia, b. July 5, 1866 (B.A., Boston Univ., 1888),
m. D. F. Barber; Clarence George, b. August 26, 1874, d. August 26,
1881 ; Burdett Packard, b. July 13, 1876.



596. 'SOLOMON PARSONS. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. *. N. 6.
<J>. B. K. Born August 10, 1832, Dover, N. J. Methodist Episcopal
minister. Died November 21, 1897, Paterson, N. J.



597. ^FREDERICK WALKER PITKIN. B.A. ; LL.B., Univer-
sityof Albany, 1859. $. N. 9. Born August 31, 1837, Manchester, Conn.
Lawyer. Died December 18, 1886, Pueblo, Col.



598. *WILLIAM ALBERT REYNOLDS. B.A. (salut.} ; M.A.,
1863. ^. T. *. B. K. Born May 18, 1837, Cincinnati, Ohio. Teacher,
later accountant. Died July 21, 1906, Wilmington, Del.



599. *CHARLES SMITH ROGERS. B.A. ; M.A., 1867. $. N. 0.
<J>. B. K. Born May 13, 1831, Huntington, N. Y. Methodist Episcopal
minister. Died July 16, 1894, Dorchester, Mass.



600. *WILLIAM ROMER. B.A. A. A. $. Born May 28, 1834,
Pleasantville, N. Y.

Studied law in White Plains, N. Y., 1858-61. Practised law in Yonkers,
N. Y., 1861-70; New York, N. Y., 1870-76; White Plains, N. Y., 1876-
1913. Died August 30, 1913, White Plains, N. Y.

Married February 20, 1879, Elgiva E. Purser, of New York, N. Y.
Children: William Purser, b. November 16, 1879; Charles Henry, b.
August 9, 1 88 1.

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601. *HIRAM PLINY SHEPARD. B.A. (valedic.} ; M.A., 1861.
A. A. $. $. B. K. Born December 28, 1828, Turin, N. Y. In business.
Died April i, 1905, Forestville, N. Y.



602. *EDWIN SMITH SNOW. B.A. ; M.A., 1861. Born Decem-
ber 26, 1832, Eastford, Conn. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died May
21, 1874, Eldorado, Kans.

603. HENRY TAYLOR STAATS. B.A. A. A. <i>. Born June i,
1836, Hudson, N. Y.

Methodist Episcopal minister, 1858-60. Congregational minister, 1860-
1906; emeritus, 1906 .

Married June 23, 1858, Mary J. Macy, of Hudson, N. Y., who died
February 25, 1888. Married March 2, 1889, Martha L. Stearns, of
Chicago, 111., who died May 18, 1919. Married February 26, 1920, Vir-
ginia deTrava Carter, of New Orleans, La. Children : Carrie Louise,
b. November 12, 1859, d. May 12, 1861 ; Charles Lansing, b. July i, 1861 ;
Henry Taylor, b. May 22, 1863; Mary, b. March 20, 1865, m. Dr. D. S.
Green; William Richardson, b. August 8, 1867; Emily, b. June 16, 1871,
m. C. P. Carter ; Hiram Macy, b. June 27, 1873, d. May 3, 1899 ; John
Stearns, b. February i, 1890.

Address : 447 North Raymond Ave., Pasadena, Cal.



604. *NELSON STUTSON. B.A. <I>. N. 6. <J>. B. K. Born Sep-
tember 20, 1830, Monson, Mass. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died
April 16, 1871, Springfield, Mass.



605. *GEORGE HUSSEY TRACY. B.A. ; M.A., 1862. A. A. <i>.
Born April 7, 1835, Nantucket, Mass. Journalist. Died September 17,
1867, Mobile, Ala.



606. *GEORGE HENRY WHITNEY. B.A.; M.A., 1865; D.D.,
Mount Union College, 1873. A. A. $. $. B. K. Born July 30, 1830,
Georgetown, D. C.

Principal of Macedon Center Academy, N. Y., 1858-59; Oneida Semi-
nary, N. Y., 1859-61. Methodist Episcopal minister, Newark Conference,
1861-74. President of Centenary Collegiate Institute, Hackettstown,
N. J., 1874-95. Supernumerary, 1895-1900. President Emeritus, Cen-
tenary Collegiate Institute, 1900-13. Trustee of Wesleyan University,
1880-1902. Member of Advisory Board of Columbian Parliament of
Religions ; honorary vice-president, National Columbian Education Com-
mission, 1893. Author : Hand-book of Bible Geography; Lesson Com-
pcnd (3 vols.), etc. Died June 5, 1913, Plainfield, N. J.

Married November 17, 1858, Carrie A. Shepard, who died December
16, 1865. Married December 24, 1867, Nettie French, of Plainfield, N. J.
Children: Irving S., b. September 23, 1859, d. 1892; May Vincent, b.
July 3, 1869; Bertha Hurst, b. January 14, 1871; George Harold, b.
October 2, 1882; Helen M., b. April 26, 1886.



607. *ANTHONY WOODWARD. B.A. Born March 20, 1835,
Upper Freehold, N. J. Lawyer. Died July 26, 1865.

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CLASS OF J859.



608. *HENRY CROUNCE ABBOTT. B.A. ; M.A., 1862. Born
November 23, 1830, Schoharie Co., N. Y. Methodist Episcopal minister.
Died March 29, 1905, Fulton, N. Y.

609. CHARLES COLLARD ADAMS. B.A. ; M.A. (Hon.),
Trinity College, Conn., 1873. Born June 22, 1836, Washington, D. C.

Preached in Somerset, Mass., 1859-60. Methodist Episcopal minister,
Providence (now New England Southern) Conference, 1860-64. Chap-
lain of 22d Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, 1862-63. Ordained deacon



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