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Address : 767 Lincoln Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.

1089. ISAAC CHASE LIBBY. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade) ;
M.A., 1878. <*>. N. 9. $. B. K. Born March i, 1852, Cornish, Me.

Assistant superintendent of State Reform School, Cape Elizabeth,
Me., 1875. Graduate student in Wesleyan University, 1875-76. Vice-
principal of High School, Middletown, Conn., 1876-78; principal,
1878-80. Principal of High School, Great Falls, N. H., 1880-81. Engaged
in tutoring in Middletown, Conn., 1881-82. President of Spokane Col-
lege, Wash.; pastor of First M. E. Church, Spokane, 1882-84. Joined
Columbia River Conference, M. E. Church, 1883. Withdrew from the
conference, 1884. Proprietor of English and Classical School, Spokane,
Wash., 1884-86. Engaged in stock farming, Spokane, 1886-97. Superin-
tendent of schools, Spokane County, Wash., 1889-91. Taught in High
School, Spokane, 1897-1901 ; State Normal School, Cheney, Wash., 1902.
Head of Department of Ancient Languages, Lewis and Clark High



1875] GRADUATES.

School, Spokane, 1902 . Lay delegate to General Conference, M. E.

Church, 1896. Editor: Among Student Friends.

Married July 25, 1877, Martha Edwina Libby, of Meriden, Conn., who
died January 21, 1916. Married July 28, 1917, Alice Carey Traver, of
Spokane, Wash. Children : Mary Ledoit, b. June 19, 1879, m. Rev. J. L.
Carpenter; Ruth Ronald, b. June 19, 1879, m. J. A. Brady; Fred Clark,
b. December 23, 1883, d. July u, 1884; Laura Manning, b. January 28,
1887,. m. J. W. Corliss; Paul Thompson, b. May 30, 1888; Zadel, b.
July 25, 1892, d. May 12, 1893.

Address : 309 Wall St., Spokane, Wash.

1090. *CYRUS COLIGNI LOVEJOY. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade} ; M.A., 1878. *. T. <t>. B. K. Born October 9, 1845, Landaff,

Methodist Episcopal minister, Rock River and Wyoming Conferences,
1875-1913. Taught in Wyoming Conference Seminary, Kingston, Pa.,
1875-80. President of Jennings Seminary, Aurora, 111., 1887-94. Retired
from the active ministry, and removed to Florida, 1913. Died January
26, 1915, in Florida.

Married July 21, 1875, Ellen E. Renfrew, of Hartford, Vt.

1091. WARREN AUGUSTUS LUCE. B.A.; M.A., 1878. <J>. N. 9.
Born July n, 1849, Vineyard Haven, Mass.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Southern Conference,
1875-1914. Retired, 1914. Associated with ihe Atherton Furniture
Company, Brockton, Mass., 1914 .

Married June 14, 1876, Mrs. Ella Arnold Hayes, of Haddam, Conn.
Children : Gertrude Scovil, b. December 23, 1877, m. Dr. A. R. Crandell ;
Arthur Whitaker, b. September 5, 1882; Warren Augustus, b. June 23,
1887, d. August 6, 1890; Marjorie Augusta, b. April 4, 1893, m. J.
Stearns Gushing; Mira Elma, b. June 17, 1894 (B.A., Mt. Holyoke,
1917), m. V. Ardsley Flood.

Address: 68 Glenwood Ave., Brockton, Mass.

1092. ERNEST ARTHUR MARKHAM. B.A. ; M.A., 1885;
M.D., Eclectic Medical College, New York, 1877. Born October 16,
1853, Windsor, Vt.

Studied in Eclectic Medical College, New York, N. Y., 1875-77. Prac-
tised medicine in South Glastonbury, Conn., 1877-78; Durham, Conn.,

1878-85, 1886 . Professor of Chemistry and Toxicology, Eclectic

Medical College, New York, N. Y., 1885-86. Health officer and medical
examiner, Durham, Conn. Representative in Connecticut General
Assembly, 1895-96. Vice-president, Connecticut Eclectic Medical Society.
President, Connecticut Eclectic Examining Board. Post Surgeon, 6th
Regiment, Conn. Home Guard. First lieutenant, Medical Reserve State
Guard.

Married April 21, 1876, Mrs. Annie Deering (Brown) Martin, of
New York, N. Y. Children: Oliver Irving, b. February 3, 1877;
Leonard Bailey, b. September I, 1878; Maude Minerva, b. December 15,
1879, m. L. E. Markham; Ernest Arthur, b. October 31, 1881, d. April 14,
1883.

Address : Box 106, Durham, Conn.

1093. *CALEB IRVING MILLS. B.A. ; LL.B., Boston Univer-
sity, 1877; M.A., Wesleyan, 1878; D.D., Albuquerque College, 1906.
<. N. 9. Born December u, 1851, Medford, Mass.

Studied in Law School of Boston University, 1875-77. In business in
Boston, Mass., 1878-79. Studied in School of Theology, Boston Uni-

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versity, 1879-80. Methodist Episcopal minister, East Maine, New Eng-
land, and Colorado Conferences, 1880-1902. President of Albuquerque
College, 1889-90. Ordained deacon in the Protestant Episcopal Church,
1903; priest, 1904. Curate, St. Mark's Church, Denver, Col., 1903-06.
Assistant priest, St. John's Cathedral, Denver, 1906-09. Rector, Ascen-
sion Memorial Church, Denver, 1909-12. Editor : The Colorado Church-
man, 1906. Died January 15, 1919, Los Angeles, Cal.

Married January i, 1878, Hittie S. Crawford, of Searsmont, Me., who
died November 25, 1878. Married August 30, 1882, A. Etta Whittemore,
of East Machias, Me. Children: Hattie Bacon, b. November n, 1878,
d. November 13, 1878; Lillian Eliza, b. January 3, 1884; Charles Bailey,
b. June 20, 1885, d. November 4, 1905 ; Edgar Irving, b. March 6, 1888 ;
Samuel Whittemore, b. June 10, 1891, d. June 13, 1891.

1094. JAMES NIXON. B.A.; M.A., 1878. $. N. 0. Born De-
cember 10, 1842, Petersville, N. B., Canada.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Maine and Columbia River Conferences,
1870-1910. Supernumerary, 1910.

Married May 12, 1879, Clara B. Merry, of North Anson, Me., who
died January 10, 1886. Married October 28, 1893, Fredrietta T. Hill, of
Lyman, Me. Child: James Arthur, b. January 9, 1883, d. May, 1886.

Address : Georgetown, Me.

1095. MILLARD MAYHEW PARKER. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade} ; M.A., 1878. 4>. N. 6. $. B. K. Born November 27, 1849, Jay,
Me. Brother of No. 872.

Principal of academy, Glastonbury, Conn., 1875-77 ; High School,
Holliston, Mass., 1877-82. Resided in the West for his health, 1883-84.
Taught in Sierra-Madre College, Pasadena, Cal., 1884-86. Principal of
Pasadena Academy, Cal., 1886-91. Vice-president and Professor of
Latin, Throop Polytechnic Institute, Pasadena, Cal., 1891-97. President
of the University of Arizona, 1897-1901. Retired; engaged in business,

1901 . Member of City Council, Pasadena, Cal., 1886-90 (president,

1887-90).

Married July 4, 1878, M. Josephine Miles, of Westminster, Mass.
Children: Alice Josephine, b. September 26, 1879, d. March 18, 1895;
George Millard, b. September 22, 1881 (B.A., Univ. of California) ;
Grace Miles, b. February 10, 1883 (B.L., University of California), m.
W. T. Olney.

Address : 610 Oakland Ave., Pasadena, Cal.

109G. *BENJAMIN CHANDLER PILSBURY. B.A. (gen. hon.,
2nd grade} ; M.A., 1878. <J>. N. 9. <i>. B. K. Born August 10, 1854,
Middletown, Conn. Son of No. 322.

Graduate student in .Wesleyan University, 1875-76. Taught in
Vermont Conference Seminary, Montpelier, Vt, 1876-78. Studied in
Yale Divinity School, 1878-80. Preached in M. E. Church, Lenox, Mass.,
1880-81. Taught in Pennington Seminary, N. J., 1881-82. Methodist
Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1882-1914. Died Janu-
ary 18, 1914, Guilford, Conn.

Married October 19, 1882, Katie Estella Parsons, of Lenox, Mass.
Child : Clinton Chandler, b. May 10, 1888.

1097. WESLEY JOHNSON PRENTISS. B.A.; M.A., 1878.
<T>. JS T . O. Born February 26, 1850, Meriden, Conn.

Resided in Hartford, Conn., 1876. In business in New York, N. Y.,
1879-81.

Address : unknown.

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1098. *WILBUR SAMUEL RAYMOND. B.A. ; M.A., 1879.
A. A. $. Born February 10, 1852, Lockport, N. Y. Brother of G. P.
Raymond (class of 1876).

Editor of The American Educational Monthly, New York, N. Y.,
1876-77. Engaged in journalistic work in Denver, Col., and in wool
growing in Kiowa, Col., 1877-79. In the hardware business, Lockport,
N. Y., 1879-81 ; in the hardware and mining business, in different places
in Colorado, 1881-1914. Engaged in real estate and banking in Denver,
Col. Mayor of St. Elmo, Col., 1882. Made a tour of the world in
1895-96, and again in 1900-01. Died August 2, 1914, Denver, Col.

Married August 29, 1878, Carrie E. Hall, of Lockport, N. Y. Child:
Claudius, b. March 20, 1884 (B.A., Leland Stanford Jr. Univ., 1908).

1099. "JOSEPH WALDO VINAL RICH. B.A. ; M.A., 1878.
A. K. E. Born April 5, 1849, Chesterville, Me. School principal. Died
June 16, 1905, Providence, R. I.

1100. *JAMES LATIMER ROBINSON. B.A. (sp. hon., Hist.) ;
LL.B., Columbia University, 1877; M.A., Wesleyan, 1878. Born Sep-
tember 13, 1854, Flatbush, N. Y. Lawyer. Died September 22, 1883.

1101. GEORGE EDWIN SANDERSON. B.A.; M.A., 1878.
A. K. E. Born October 8, 1845, Lunenburg, Mass.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1875-1920.
Retired, 1920.

Married June 30, 1875, Grace A. Peabody, of Clinton, Mass., who died
March n, 1900. Married June 18, 1902, Margaret Richmond, of Danvers,
Mass. Children : Gracie Emma, b. June 5, 1876, m. G. F. True ; George
Peabody, b. November 24, 1880, d. December 19, 1901.

Address : 1000 Riverdale St., W. Springfield, Mass.

1102. MATTHEW VERNER SIMPSON. B.A. ; M.A., 1878.
*. T. Born August 28, 1853, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Traveled in Europe, 1875-76. In business in Philadelphia, Pa., 1876-77.
President of Gas-Saving Company, Philadelphia, Pa., 1877. Practising
law in Philadelphia, Pa., 1880 . Assistant city solicitor of Phila-
delphia, Pa., 1881-84.

Married June 19, 1883, Emma Lathers, of New Rochelle, N. Y.

Address : 1420 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa.

1103. "CLARENCE MORGAN SKEEL. B.A. ; M.A., 1878.
A. A. <. <. B. K. Born September 16, 1854, Williamstown, N. Y.
Brother of No. 1104. Methodist Episcopal minister. Died August 9,
1880, Denver, Col.

1104. FRANK DEUEL SKEEL. B.A.; M.A., 1878; M.D., New
York University, 1881. A. A. <. Born February 7, 1851, Sterling Valley,
N. Y. Brother of No. 1103.

Resided at New York Mills, N. Y., 18/5-77. Private tutor in Thomas-
ton, Conn., 1877-78. Studied medicine in New York, N. Y., 1878-81.

Practising medicine in New York, 1881 . Instructor in Diseases of

the Eye, Postgraduate Medical School of New York, N. Y., 1892.
Surgeon, New York Eye Infirmary ; ophthalmic surgeon, Deaf and Dumb
Institute.

Married December 7, 1882, Mary Augusta Robertson, of New York,
N. Y. Child: Henry Robertson (No. 2771), b. October 4, 1885.

Address: 147 W. 57th St., New York, N. Y. Residence: Bedford
Hills, N. Y.

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1105. -ARTHUR DAVIS SMITH. B.A. A. K. E. Born June 29,
1855, Middletown, Conn.

Studied law in Middletown, Conn., 1875-77. Practised law in Hart-
ford, Conn., 1877-82; Minneapolis, Minn., 1882 .

Married November 17, 1880, Mrs. Jennie Matteson, of Rocky Hill,
Conn.; divorced. Married October 2, 1902, Stella Sophia DeHaven, of
Minneapolis, Minn. Children : Arthur Campbell, b. September 3, 1881 ;
Philippa Hilliard, b. August 15, 1903; Hilliard Henry, b. August 14,
1905.

Address : 915 Northwestern Building, Minneapolis, Minn.

HOG. EDWARD OLIN THAYER. B.A. ; M.A, 1878; D.D.,
New Orleans University, 1895. $>. N. 0. Born December 4, 1852, Chel-
sea, Mass. Son of No. 172.

Principal of Bennett Seminary, Greensboro, N. C, 1875-81. President
of Clark University, Ga., 1881-89. Methodist Episcopal minister, Maine
and Vermont Conferences, 1889-1911. Supernumerary, 1912-16. Pre-
siding Elder, Portland District, 1897-1903. Delegate to Ecumenical
Methodist Conference, London, 1901. Trustee of Wesleyan University,
1899-1904.

Married September 16, 1879, Clara A. Merrill, of North Conway, N. H.
Children: Eleanor Warren, b. June 15, 1880 (B.A., Syracuse, 1901);
Frances Haskell, b. April u, 1883 (B.A., Univ. of Southern California),
m. G. C. Neill; Clara Edith, b. September i, 1885, d. July 25, 1887.

Address: 208 West Mariposa Ave., Eagle Rock, Cal.

1107. ABRAM SUTTON UNDERBILL. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Nat. Hist.} ; M.A., 1878. *. T. <. B. K. Born August
28, 1852, Chappaqua, N. Y.

Taught in Centenary Collegiate Institute, Hackettstown, N. J., 1875.
Studied law, and engaged in the insurance and real estate business, in
Ossining, N. Y., 1877-80. Studied in Columbia Law School, 1880-81.

Practising law in Ossining and New York, N. Y., 1881 . Delegate

to World Conference of all English-speaking Friends (Quakers),
London, 1920.

Married May 24, 1877, Annie Taber Murray, of Chappaqua, N. Y., who



died April 4, 1919. Children : Helen Murray, b. February 5, 1880, d.
April 5, 1885; Ruth Murray, b. August 22, 1883 (B.A., Vassar, 1905);
Margaret, b. February 17, 1886, m. Edward F. Barrows; Robert Lindley



Murray, b. March 3, 1889 (B.A., Haverford, 1909) ; Elizabeth Sutton,
b. November 21, 1892 (LL.B., New York Univ., 1921).
Address: Ossining, N. Y.

1108. CLARENCE ABIATHAR WALDO. B.A. (gen. hon., ist
grade; sp. hon., Nat. Hist.) ; M.A., 1878; Ph.D., Syracuse University,
1894. A. A. $. 3>. B. K. Born January 21, 1852, Hammond, N. Y.

Taught in Drew Ladies' Seminary, Carmel, N. Y., 1875-76; Centenary
Collegiate Institute, Hackettstown, N. J., 1876-77, 1881-82. Tutor in
Mathematics and Registrar, Wesleyan University, 1877-81. Studied in
the Universities of Leipzig and Munich, Germany, 1882-83. Professor
of Mathematics, Rose Polytechnic Institute, Terre Haute, Ind., 1883-91
(Acting President, 1885-86, 1888-89). Professor of Mathematics, De
Pauw University, 1891-95; Purdue University, 1895-1908; Washington
University, 1908-17; Professor emeritus, Washington University,

1917 . Official secretary, Methodist Episcopal Board of Education,

1918-19. College visitor, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of
Teaching, 1919 . Sectional secretary, American Association for the

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Advancement of Science, 1893, 1902; vice-president, 1903; secretary
of the Council, 1904; general secretary, 1905. Arbitrator in athletic
matters for the Chicago Conference, 1898-1910. Author: A Manual of
Descriptive Geometry; numerous technical and educational papers.
Editor: Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science J 1896, '97, '98;
Proceedings of the Society for the Promotion of Engineering Edu-cation,
1901, '02, '03.

Married August 2, 1881, Abby Wright Allen, of South Hadley, Mass.
Child: Alice Goddard, b. December 15, 1882 (B.A., Bryn Mawr, 1904).

Address: 435 W. iiQth St., New York, N. Y.

1109. *GEORGE MELVIN WARREN. B.A. ; M.A., 1878.
<fr. N. 0. Born April 15, 1849, Deer Isle, Me. Lawyer. Died July 24,
1909, Castine, Me.



CLASS OF J876.

1110. *ALDON OWEN ABBOTT. B.A. ; M.A, 1879. *. N. 0.
Born April 5, 1848, Springfield, N. H.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1877-80.
Located, 1880. Principal of a public school, Kazardville, Conn., 1 880-81.
Preached in M. E. Church, Blandford, Mass., 1881-84. Methodist Epis-
copal minister, New England Conference, 1884-85. Located, 1885. Vice-
president, National Life Association, Hartford, Conn., 1885. Principal
of a public school, Whitefield, N. H., 1886-87; Noank, Conn., 1887-88.
Supervising principal of public schools, New Haven, Conn., 1888-96.
Engaged in agency work, 1896-1909. Retired, 1909. Died April 8, 1921,
New Haven, Conn.

Married November 14, 1876, Lizzie Reynolds Winslow, of Middletown,
Conn. Child: Henry Dana, b. September 9, 1883 (class of 1905).

1111. *EVERETT FREMONT ADAMS. B.A. (sp. lion., Chem.} ;
M.A., 1879; M.D., Bowdoin College, 1881. A. K. E. Born March 18,
1855, East Boothbay, Me. Physician. Died June 3, 1900, Council Bluffs,
Iowa.

1112. JOSEPH FITHIAN ANDREW. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade} ; B.D., Drew Theological Seminary, 1878 ; M.A., Wesleyan, 1879.
A. A. <!>. <. B. K. Born December 9, 1850, Woodbury, N. J. Brother
of H. B. Andrew (class of 1878).

Methodist Episcopal minister, Newark Conference, 1876-1905. Agent,

City Union, Paterson, N. J., 1905 .

Married March 22, 1882, Mary H. Green, of Morristown, N. J.
Address : 707 East 23d St., Paterson, N. J.

1113. EDWARD WEST ATWATER. B.A. A. K. E. Born Feb-
ruary 23, 1854, Westfield, Mass.

Taught in High School, Westfield, Mass., 1876-77; Ware, Mass.,
1877-78. In business in Westfield, Mass., 1878-81; Holyoke, Mass.,
1881-84; New York, N. Y., 1884-1913. Accountant, Munson Steamship
Line, New York, N. Y., 1913 .

Married June 28, 1881, Grace Fowler, of Westfield, Mass. Child:
Ruth, b. January 10, 1886.

Address : 67 Wall St., New York, N. Y.

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1114. BURTON THOMPSON BEACH. B.A. (sp. hon., Greek,
Hist.); LL.B., New York University, 1878; M.A., Wesleyan, 1879.
$. N. 0. Born December 24, 1855, Poughkeepsie, N. Y. Son of No.
253; brother of No. 1630.

Studied law in Alexandria, Va., 1876-77; Law School of New York
University, 1877-78. Practised law in New York, N. Y., 1878-85, 1900-

05, 1911 . Law editor of Rhodes' Journal of Banking, 1880-81.

Journalist, London. Paris, and Berlin, 1885-93. Member of the staff of
The Chicago Evening Post, 1893-96; New York correspondent, 1896-99,
1912 . Established (1896), and now manager of, the Beach-Living-
stone Bureau of Cable and Telegraphic Correspondence. Cable editor,
Associated Press, New York, N. Y., 1897-1900. Member of the staff of
The New York Commercial, 1905-08; financial and literary editor,
1906-08.

Married July u, 1885, Juliet Livingston Broome, of New York, N. Y.

Address: The Coronet, New York, N. Y.

1115. JAMES EDWARD BLAISDELL. B.A.; M.A., 1879;
M.D., Boston University,. 1879. Born February 12, 1854, Chelsea, Mass.

Studied in Boston University Medical School, 1876-79. Practising

medicine in Chelsea, Mass., 1879 . On the staff of the Massachusetts

Homoeopathic Hospital, Boston, Mass., 1916 .

Married March 22, 1888, Colena E. Cook, of East Boston, Mass.
Children: Esther, b. December 29, 1888 (B.A., Radcliffe, 1909); Ruth,
b. July 22, 1895.

Address : 25 Cary Ave., Chelsea, Mass.

1116. *WILLIAM SUMMERFIELD BLAKE. B.A. (sp. hon.,
Latin). A. K. E. Born March 12, 1852, Hancock, N. Y. Methodist
Episcopal minister, later school principal. Died December 19, 1903, New
York, N. Y.

1117. WILBERT CELESTUS BLAKEMAN. B.A.; M.A., 1879;
Litt.D., Taylor University, 1901. A. A. $. Born May 20, 1847, Bridge-
port, Conn.

Taught in Portland, Conn., 1876-77. Methodist Episcopal minister,
New York East Conference, 1877-1919. Retired, 1919. Author: The
Black Hand.

Married September 14, 1881, Etta Wilson Baldwin, of Newark, N. J.
Children : Edna Marion, b. July 14, 1882, d. March 14, 1891 ; Wilbert
Wellington, b. June 20, 1889.

Address : Centerport, N. Y.

1118. AUGUSTUS BURR CARRINGTON. B.A. (gen. hon.,
1st grade; sp. hon., Math.) ; M.A., 1879; LL.B., Columbia University,
1881. <. N. 9. $. B. K. Born January 31, 1853, Delhi, N. Y. Brother
of R. A. Carrington (class of 1874).

Studied law in Delhi, N. Y., 1876-77. Principal of High School,
Cochituate, Mass., 1877-78. Taught in Dickinson Seminary, Williams-
port, Pa., 1878-80. Studied in Columbia Law School, 1 880-81. Practis-
ing law in New York, N. Y., 1881 . President of Manhattan Mort-
gage Company, 1901-21 ; chairman of Board, 1921 . Vice-president

and general manager, Guaranteed Mortgage Company of New York,

N. Y., 1909 . President, Alumni Council, Wesleyan University,

1912-14. Trustee of Wesleyan University, 1916 .

Married August 2, 1883, Elizabeth Dart, of Williamsport, Pa. Child:
George Dart, b. May 17, 1888 (B.A., Williams, 1910).

Address: 200 Broadway, New York, N. Y.

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1119. GEORGE SILAS COLEMAN. B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade} ;
M.A., 1879; LL.D., 1908. *. T. <>. B. K. Born June 8, 1856, Flatlands,
N. Y. Brother of Nos. 1000 and 1073.

Studied law in Cooperstown, N. Y., 1876-77. Taught in Albany, N. Y.,
1877-78. Studied law in New York, N. Y., 1878-79; Columbia Law
School, 1879-80. In law offices, New York, N. Y., 1880-83. Managing
clerk of the law firm Bristow, Peet & Opdyke, New York, N. Y., 1883-
85. Assistant Corporation Counsel of New York City, 1885-92, 1899-
1908. Practised law in New York, N. Y., (member of firm, Eustis,
Foster & Coleman), 1892-99. Counsel to the Public Service Commis-
sion, New York City, 1908-17. Trustee of Wesleyan University, 1897-
1919. Member, Executive Council, Psi Upsilon Fraternity, 1897-1921 ;
secretary, 1899-1921.

Married June 5, 1888, Amelia Marion Bergen, of Brooklyn, N. Y., who
died July 26, 1921. Child: Gertrude Brainerd, b. August 31, 1889, m.
Albert T. Salisbury.

Address : Glen Cove, Long Island, N. Y.

1120. *BENJAMIN COULBOURN CONNER. B.A. (gen. hon.,
2nd grade}; M.A., 1879; D.D., 1910. <k. T. <. B. K. Born January
5, 1850, Marion, Md.

Taught in Dickinson Seminary, Williamsport, Pa., 1876-80. Metho-
dist Episcopal minister, Central Pennsylvania Conference, 1878-1912.
Superintendent of Altoona District, 1906-12; Danville District, March-
July, 1912. President, Williamsport Dickinson Seminary, 1912-21.
Delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1900, '08, '12. Trustee
of Williamsport Dickinson Seminary. Died August 18, 1921, Williams-
port, Pa.

Married August 16, 1877, Bettie S. Tyler, of Onancock, Va. Children:
Mary Coulbourn, b. September 9, 1878 (B.A., Goucher, 1900), m. W. V.
Hayes, M.D., Frances Rowland, b. September 24, 1880 (B.A., Goucher,
1902) ; Blanche McCabe, b. July 15, 1882 (B.A., Goucher, 1904) ;
Ralph Winchester, b. December n, 1887, d. July 15, 1889.



1121. CHARLES EDWARD DAVIS. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade}; M.A., 1879; D.D., 1909. *. T. <. B. K. Born February 25,
1853, Dudley, Mass.

Taught in Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Pa., 1876-77. Principal of
High School, Webster, Mass., 1877-82. Methodist Episcopal minister,

Wyoming and New England Conferences, 1878 . Principal of

Wesleyan Academy, Wilbraham, Mass., 1909-11. Financial agent, N. E.
Conference Board of Stewards, 1912-13. Trustee of Wesleyan Univer-
sity, 1907 . Author: Paul Leonard's Sacrifice.

Married March 28, 1877, Julia Ann Crowell (daughter of No. 118),
who died June 21, 1909. Married December 22, 1910, Clara Loomis
Bush, of Westfield, Mass. Children: Charles Harrison (No. 2141), b.
October 13, 1878; Henry Loranus (No. 2142), b. January 29, 1880;
Alice Martha, b. March 5, 1914.

Address: 7 Negus St., Webster, Mass.

1122. *STEPHEN OLIN GARRISON. B.A.; M.A., 1879; B.D.,
Theological Seminary of the Reformed Church, 1881. A. A. <. Born
December 25, 1853, Millville, N. J. Methodist Episcopal minister, later
principal of school for feeble-minded. Died April 17, 1900, Vineland,
N. J.

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1123. WILLIAM McNAB GILLIS. B.A.; M.A., 1879. *. T.
Born May 20, 1845, Inverness, Que., Canada.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Vermont and Minnesota Conferences,
1877-1916. Retired, 1916.

Married April 24, 1877, Mary Elizabeth Codville, of Quebec, Canada.
Children: Winnifred Martha, b. March 5, 1878 (Ph.B., Hamline, 1901),
m. Merton F. Baker; Mary Gertrude, b. September 20, 1879 (Ph.B.,
Hamline, 1901) ; William Hilary, b. January 27, 1881 (Ph.B., Hamline,
1904) ; Edith Mabel, b. July 2, 1882 (Ph.B., Hamline, 1905), m. C. C.
Albertson; Ernest Benjamin, b. July n, 1888.

Address : Windom, Minn.

1124. *JOSEPH FRANKLIN HALEY. B.A. ; M.A, 1879;
D.D., Syracuse University, 1900. A. K. E. Born July 26, 1851, Kenne-
bunk, Me.

Taught in East Maine Conference Seminary, Bucksport, Me., 1879-80.
Methodist Episcopal minister, East Maine and Maine Conferences,

1879 . Presiding Elder of Bucksport District, 1887-92. President

of East Maine Conference Seminary, 1898-1900. Delegate to General
Conference, M. E. Church, 1896. Trustee of Wesleyan University, 1894-
99. Died December 19, 1914, Saco, Me.

Married June 27, 1878, Lottie J. Farnham, of Bucksport, Me., who
died in 1911. Children: Emma Jennie, b. February 27, 1881, m. E. P.
Bickford; Arthur Benjamin Farnham (No. 2614), b. October 26, 1884;
George Addison Emery, b. January 18, 1888.

1125. JESSE MARTIN HITT. B.A.; M.A., 1879. <S>. X. 9.
Born October 16, 1854, Martin County, Ind.

Principal of High School, Delphi, Ind., 1876-79; Kokomo, Ind., 1879-
80. Taught in Vermont Conference Seminary, Montpelier, Vt., 1 880-81.
Principal of schools, Northfield, Vt, 1881-88. With D. C. Heath &
Co., publishers, Boston, Mass., 1888-90. City superintendent of schools,
New Whatcom, Wash., 1890-91. County superintendent of schools,
W T hatcom County, Wash., 1891-97. Superintendent of schools, Port
Townsend, Wash., 1897-1905. State librarian of Washington, 1905 .

Married June 5, 1878, Ida Asinath Collins, of Montpelier, Vt.
Children: Joseph Edwin, b. January 29, 1880, d. May 3, 1884; Henry
Collins, b. May 30, 1885; William Mayo, b. February 21, 1888.

Address : Olympia, Wash.

112G. FRANK GIBBONS HOLCOMBE. B.A.; LL.B., Boston
University, 1878. A. K. E. Born December 26, 1852, Southwick, Mass.

Studied in Law School of Boston University, 1876-78. Practising law
in Boston, Mass., 1879 .

Married December 25, 1879, Inez Norman Maynard, of Northboro,



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