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Mass. Children: Amasa Maynard, b. October, 1882 (B.S., Mass. Inst.
of Tech., 1904) ; Arthur Norman, b. November, 1884 (B.A., Harvard.
1906) ; Elizabeth, b. August, 1886.

Address : 34 School St., Boston, Mass.

1127. HENRY SEWALL. B.S. (sj>. hon., Nat. Hist.)-, Ph.D.,
Johns Hopkins University, 1879; M.D. (Hon.), University of Michigan,
1888; M.D., University of Denver, 1889; Sc.D. (Hon.), University of
Michigan, 1912. Born May 25, 1855, Winchester, Va. Son of Thomas
Sewall (class of 1837).

Assistant in Physiological Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University,
1876-78; Fellow in Biology, 1878-79. Studied in the Universities of
Cambridge, England, and of Leipzig and Heidelberg, Germany, 1879-80.

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Associate in Biology, Johns Hopkins University, 1880-81. Professor of
Physiology, University of Michigan, 1882-89. Practising medicine in

Denver, Col, 1890 . Assistant health commissioner, Denver, Col.,

1891-93. Professor of Physiology, University of Denver, 1891 '.

Secretary, Colorado State Board of Health, 1893-99. Visiting physician,

Denver County and St. Luke's hospitals, 1891 . Author of numerous

researches in physiology and clinical medicine.

Married September 21, 1887, Isabel Josephine Vickers, of Toronto,
Canada.

Address : 1360 Vine St., Denver, Col.

1128. FRANK ROSEVELT SHERWOOD. B.A. A. A. $. Born
November 25, 1851, Liberty, N. Y. Brother of C. H. Sherwood (class
of 1876).

Preached in M. E. Church, Northampton, N. Y., 1876. Methodist
Episcopal minister, Troy Conference, 1877-1914. Retired, 1914.

Married June 18, 1878, Catharine Ann McKinlay, of Mayfield, N. Y.
Children: Rosevelt Rensselaer (No. 2637), b. September 25, 1885, d.
December 17, 1919; Clarence McKinlay (No. 2770), b. April i, 1888.

Address : 272 W. Lawrence St., Albany, N. Y.

1129. HENRY DWIGHT SIMONDS. B.A. ; M.A., 1879. A. K. E.
Born October I, 1850, Mansfield, Conn.

Taught in district and high school, Windsor, Conn., 1876-78. Principal
of graded schools, Broad Brook, Conn., 1878-79. Superintendent and
principal of graded schools, Milford, Conn., 1879-83. Principal of
Fairfield Academy, Conn., 1883-85; Prospect St. Grammar School,
Bridgeport, Conn., 1885-91; High School, Bridgeport, Conn., 1891-1917;
Principal emeritus, 1917 .

Married September 9, 1884, Fannie Abigail Tibbals, of Milford, Conn.
Children: Elsie Hurlbut, b. February 26, 1886 (B.A., Mount Holyoke,
1908) ; Helen Walker, b. May 24, 1890 (B.A., Mount Holyoke, 1912) ;
Bruce Tibbals, b. July 5, 1895 (B.A., Yale, 1917).

Address : 339 Norman St., Bridgeport, Conn.

1130. FRANK STEVENS THORPE. B.A. (sp. Hon., Eng. Lit.) ;
M.A., Wesleyan, 1879, and Syracuse University, 1889; Ph.D., Syracuse
University, 1890. A. K. E. Born July 29, 1851, Napoli, N. Y.

Studied law in Jamestown, N. Y., 1876-77. Taught in Chamberlain
Institute, Randolph, N. Y., 1877-82. Admitted to the bar, 1880. Princi-
pal of High School, Gowanda, N. Y., 1882-86; Free Academy, Forest-
ville, N. Y., 1886-90; High School, Jamestown, N. Y., 1890-97. Taught
in New York, N. Y., 1897-1908. Examiner, Municipal Civil Service,
N. Y., 1908 .

Married August 16, 1876, M. Adelaide Burgess, of Cleveland, Ohio.
Children : Clara Amelia, b. June 12, 1879, m. F. S. Pendleton, d. August
7, 1917; Laura Cordelia, b. June 27, 1881, d. September 26, 1893.

Address : 708 East I9th St., Brooklyn, N. Y.

1181. ROBERT VAN SANDS. B.A. Born June 14, 1854, Middle-
town, Conn.

Studied law in Albany, N. Y., 1876-77. Practising law in Chicago, 111.,
1877 . Supreme Regent of Royal Arcanum. 1907.

Married September 5, 1876, Alice M. Greenfield, of Middletown, Conn.
Children: Robert, b. June 23, 1877; Jessie, b. January 15, 1879; Edward
Walter, b. July 5, 1880; Clara, b. August 15, 1882; George, b. April i,
1885.

Address: 85 Dearborn St., Chicago, 111.

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1132. *WILLIAM COPELAND WALLACE. B.A. (gen. hon.,
2nd grade; sp. hon., Greek) ; LL.B., Columbia University, 1878 ; M.A.,
Wesleyan, 1879. A. K. E. 4>. B. K. Born May 21, 1856, Brooklyn,
N. Y. Brother of No. 1229, and of G. S. Wallace (class of 1883).
Lawyer; U. S. congressman. Died September 4, 1901, Warwick, N. Y.

1133. CHARLES HARVEY WALTER. B.A. $. N. 9. Born
November 22, 1850, Lowell, Mass. Brother of E. H. Walter (class of

1879)-

Methodist Episcopal minister, Vermont and New England Southern
Conferences, 1876-1908. Retired, 1908. Superintendent, Stetson Home
for Orphan Boys, 1901-02. Assistant superintendent, N. H. Orphan's
Home, 1903. Superintendent of schools, Weston, Vt, 1880-81. Chairman
of school board of Wardsboro, Vt., 1888-90. Member of Board of
Education of Windham County, Vt., 1889.

Married December 12, 1877, Zoe Ella Colby, of Bradford, Vt., who
died April 14, 1920. Children: a daughter, b. February 28, 1880, d. in
infancy; Charles Wesley, b. July 14, 1881 ; Weston Colby, b. July 14,
1881.

Address : Needham, Mass.

1134. *JOHN WILLIA.M WHITNEY. B.A. ; M.A, 1879; M.D.,
Long Island College Hospital, 1884. A. A. 3>. Born April 30, 1850,
Macomb, N. Y. Brother of R. A. Whitney (class of 1880). Physician.
Died June 21, 1908, Homer, N. Y.

1135. EDWARD ARTHUR WILKIE. B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade;
sp. hon., Hist.)', M.A., 1879; LL.B., Boston University, 1881. *. T.
<. B. K. Born July 19, 1856, Westbrook, Conn.

Taught in Gushing Academy, Ashburnham, Mass., 1876-78. Studied
in Law School of Boston University, 1878-81. Practising law in Boston,

Mass., 1881 . Recorder of N. E. Telegraph and Telephone Company,

1907 .

Married December 31, 1887, Elizabeth Bellamy, of Brookline, Mass.

Address: 101 Milk St., Boston, Mass.

1136. HERBERT CLARENCE WILMARTH. B.A. A. K. E.
Born December 22, 1846, Mansfield, Mass.

Engaged in book-canvassing, chiefly in Susquehanna County, Pa.,
1876-79. Taught in Adamsburg, Pa., 1879-80; South Fork, Pa., 1880-81.
Representative of the Louden Machinery Company, of Fairfield, Iowa,
1895 .

Address: 647 N. Main St., Mansfield, Mass.

1137. JENNIE LARNED (THOMAS). B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade;
sp. hon., Mod. Lang.) ; M.A., 1879. <. B. K. Born January 17, 1856,
Fishkill, N. Y.

Resided at home, Buffalo, N. Y., 1876-80. Taught in a public school,
Niagara Falls, N. Y., 1880; High School, Buffalo, N. Y., 1880-93.

Married July 27, 1893, Charles Edgar Thomas, of Springfield, Ohio.

Address: Mrs. C. E. Thomas, 1206 N. Limestone St., Springfield,
Ohio.

1138. *PHEBE ALMEDA STONE (BEEMAN). B.A. (gen. hon.,
ist grade) ; M.A., 1879. <J>. B. K. Born May 26, 1849, Gardner, Mass.
Died April 14, 1913, West Brookfield, Mass.

Married June 29, 1876, Leonard Lemon Beeman (No. 1068), who died
October 20, 1920. Children: Phebe Stone, b. July 22, 1877, d. April 22,

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1881 ; Bowman Stone, b. July 14, 1880 (class of 1904) ; Wilbur Stone
(No. 2526), b. January 22, 1882; Leila Stone, b. March 12, 1887, m.
H. D. Arnold (No. 2524) ; Francis Stone, b. August 4, 1889 (B.S.,
Mass. Agricultural College, 1910).

1139. HANNAH ADA TAYLOR (WELLS). B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Mod. Lang.) ; M.A., 1879. $ B. K. Born June 10,
1852, Windham, N. H.

Resided in Bridgeport, Conn., 1876-80; Middletown, Conn., 1880-85;
Haverhill, Mass., 1885-98; Middletown, Conn., 1898-1901. Volunteer
worker, Hull St. Settlement, Boston, Mass., 1901-05; superintendent,
1907-09. Assistant secretary, Y. W. C. A., Haverhill, Mass., 1906.
Author : Birthday and Prayer Book.

Married August 28, 1876, George Henry Wells, of Middletown, Conn.,
who died February 23, 1885. Child: Henry Gordon (No. 2315), b.
October 12, 1879.

Address : Mrs. Hannah A. Wells, 4 Arlington Place, Haverhill, Mass.

1140. *ANGIE VILLETTE WARREN (PERKINS). B.A. (gen.
hon., 2nd grade; sp. hon., Mod. Lang., Eng. Lit.) ; M.A., 1879. $ B. K.
Born November 6, 1854, Danielsonville, Conn.

Resided in Danielsonville, Conn., 1876-78. Taught in High School,
Newport, R. I., 1878-79; Wellesley Colle^, 1879-80. Preceptress in
Lawrence University, Appleton, Wis., 1880-83. Resided in Baltimore,
Md., 1883-87; Bryn Mawr, Pa., 1887-91; Knoxville, Tenn., 1891-1921.
Dean of woman's department, University of Tennessee, 1897-1900. Presi-
dent, Tennessee Federation of Women's Clubs, 1900-04. Director in
General, Federation of Women's Clubs, 1901-05 ; corresponding secretary,
1905-07. President, Knoxville Y. W. C. A., 1907-09. Member, Knox-
ville School Board, 1915-21; president of the Board, 1917-21. Author:
San Diego to Sitka; Our Year Abroad. Died January 28, 1921, Knox-
ville, Tenn.

Married September 19, 1883, Professor Charles Albert Perkins. Chil-
dren : Marcia Villette, b. February n, 1885; Margaret, b. May 27, 1888,
m. Samuel W. Duggan ; Alice Rose Standish, b. December 9, 1889, m.
Ernest R. Warren; Warren Albert, b. January n, 1894.



CLASS OF J877.

MIDDLESEX ALFRED BAILEY. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade) ; M.A. (Hon.), 1898. 3>. N. 0. $. B. K. Born January 31, 1856,
Middlefield, Conn.

Principal of a public school, Winsted, Conn., 1877-80. Head master
of Keene High School, N. H., 1880-85. Head of department of mathe-
matics, State Normal School, Emporia, Kans., 1885-99 I N. Y. Training

School for Teachers, New York, N. Y., 1899 . Author: American

Comprehensive Arithmetic; American Mental Arithmetic; Elementary
and High School Algebra; Number Primer (with G. B. Germann) ; A
Handy Book on Teaching Arithmetic.

Married August 14. 1877, Ida Augusta Shelley, of Durham, Conn.
Children: Alfred Miller (No. 2260), b. November 7, 1879; Helen Edna,
b. November 22, 1882, d. January 2, 1886; John Finley, b. December 28,
1890.

Address : N. Y. Training School for Teachers, New York, N. Y.

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1142. JEREMIAH FRANCIS CALEF. B.A. (sp. hon., Chem.) ;
M.D., Yale University, 1880; M.A., Wesleyan, 1882. *. T. Born Octo-
ber 14, 1855, Middletown, Conn. Son of No. 412; brother of A. B. Calef

Studied medicine in Middletown, Conn., and in New York, N. Y.,
1877-78; Yale Medical School, 1878-80. Assistant in medical department
of Yale University, 1879-80. Practising medicine in Middletown, Conn.,

jggo . Resided and practised also in Cromwell, Conn., 1881-91.

Secretary of Middlesex County Medical Society, 1880-87. Member of
School Board, Cromwell, Conn., 1881-90. Town physician, Middletown,
Conn., 1891-95; health officer, 1896-1900. Surgeon General, State of
Connecticut, 1899-1901. Vice-president, Association of Military Sur-
geons of the U. S. Editor : Regulations for the Examination of Recruits,
C. N. G., 1900; Physical Standards for Efficient Military Service, 1901.

Married April 10, 1883, Laura Dart Hutchinson, of Cromwell, Conn.
Children: Lucy Foster, b. and d. April 9, 1884; Edith Dart, b. Decem-
ber i, 1885 (B.A., Mount Holyoke, 1907), m. H. E. Ackerson, Jr.;
Irene Hutchinson, b. April 9, 1891, d. September 12, 1904; Arthur
Benjamin, b. July 28, 1892 (class of 1915).

Address : Middletown, Conn.

1143. GEORGE HENRY CLARKE. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade*) ;
M.A., 1883. A. K. E. $. B. K. Born October 29, 1850, Milford, Mass.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1877 .

Married June 26, 1878, Lizzie Isabel Packard, of Grafton, Mass.
Children : George Crowell, b. August 29, 1879, d. April 18, 1900 ; Lizzie
Ruth, b. September 23, 1880 (B.A., Boston Univ., 1902), m. C. H.
Staples (No. 2167) ; Carrie Rachel, b. December 18, 1892 (B.A., Boston
Univ., 1919), m. Nelson J. Sanford, Jr.; Vincent Packard, b. February
27, 1897 (LL.B., Boston Univ., 1920).

Address : Sudbury, Mass.

1144. WILLIS GAYLORD CLARKE. B.A. (gen. hon., ist
grade; sp. hon., Greek, Eng. Lit.) ; M.A., 1880. ^. T. <. B. K. Born
May 28, 1856, Detroit, Mich. Son of No. 333.

Graduate student in Wesleyan University ; also registrar and assistant
librarian, 1877-78. Studied in Yale Law School, 1878-79. Practising
law in Detroit, Mich., 1879 .

Address : 48 Moffat Building, Detroit, Mich.

1145. CLARENCE PETER COBURN. B.A. *. T. Born
November 21, 1855, Boston, Mass.

Taught in Haven Normal School, Waynesboro, Ga., 1877-78; East
Hartford, Conn., 1878-79; Warehouse Point, Conn., 1879-80; East Hart-
ford, Conn., 1 880-8 1. Connected with civil engineer corps, Boston &
Albany Railroad Company, 1881. Connected with the postal service,

Boston, Mass., 1882 . Superintendent. Roxbury Crossing postal

station, Boston, Mass., 1898 . Connected with Boston evening schools,

1883 . Principal of Franklin Evening School, Boston, Mass.,

1904 .

Married January 25, 1883, Georgette Kellogg Browne, of Lynn, Mass.

Address : 554 Weld St., Roxbury, Mass.

1146. *OLIN BURR COIT. B.A. ; M.A., 1880; B.D., Drew Theo-
logical Seminary, 1881 ; D.D., Syracuse University, 1896. A. A. $>.
<. B. K. Born March 24, 1856, Hoboken, N. J.

Taught in Shaw University, Holly Springs, Miss., 1877-78. Studied in
Drew Theological Seminary, 1879-81. Preached in M. E. Church, Dover,

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Del., 1880. Methodist Episcopal minister, Newark, Northern New
York, and New York East Conferences, 1881-1920. Presiding Elder,
St. Lawrence District, 1901-06. Chaplain, New Jersey State Senate,
1892-93. Chaplain, New York State Senate. Trustee of Wesleyan
University, 1898-1903. Field Director, American Red Cross, 1919-20.
Died January 15, 1920, Charleston, S. C.

Married November I, 1882, Emma H. Stitzer, of Philadelphia, Pa.
Children: Laurence S., b. October 29, 1883 (B.A., Syracuse, 1907);
James Olin, b. May 14, 1885 (B.A., Syracuse, 1907) ; Carl Scott (No.
2914), b. October 30, 1886; Lynde Harrison, b. May 19, 1888 (B.S.,
Syracuse, 1914).

1147. *HENRY PRENTICE COOKE. B.A.; M.A., 1880. *. T.
Born October 26, 1856, Canton, N. Y. Brother of No. 861.

Studied phonography in Watertown, N. Y., 1877-78. Stenographer for
Oneida County Court, Rome, N. Y., 1878. Stenographer and law
reporter, Watertown, N. Y., 1879. Stenographer for committee of New
York Assembly on investigation of the Plattsburg & Dannemora Rail-
road; stenographer for Franklin County Court, Malone, N. Y., 1880.
Private secretary and bookkeeper, Watertown, N. Y., 1880-81. Stenog-
rapher for R. M. Bingham & Co., Rome, N. Y., and for Burrell &
Whitman, Little Falls, N. Y., 1881-85. Stenographer and accountant for
Agricultural Insurance Company, Watertown, N. Y., 1885-1900.
General stenographer, 1901-03. Official stenographer, Jefferson County,
N. Y., 1903-11. Died November 29, 1911, Watertown, N. Y.

Married September 5, 1883, Jennie Elizabeth Evans, of Rome, N. Y.
Child: Henry Edmunds, b. November 21, 1886.

1148. GEORGE GRIMSTON COOKMAN. B.A.; M.A., 1880.
Born October 21, 1853, Harrisburg, Pa. Brother of Nos. 1208 and 1679,
and of W. W. Cookman (class of 1882).

Taught in Pennington Seminary, N. J., 1877-78. Studied law in
Philadelphia, Pa., 1878-80. Practising law in Philadelphia, Pa., 1880 .

Married October 19, 1887, Margaret Louise Clarendon, of East Orange,
N. J. Child: Earl Clarendon, b. December 5, 1888 (B.A., Univ. of
Pennsylvania, 1910).

Address : 505 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. Residence : 335 West
School Lane, Germantown, Philadelphia, Pa.

1149. GEORGE AUGUSTUS ERVING. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade) ; M.A., 1880. A. K. E. 3>. B. K. Born June 17, 1851, New
Village, N. Y.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Rock River Conference, 1877-1914.
Retired, 1914.

Married November 21, 1878, Carrie Senseny Ruby, of Shippensburg,
Pa., who died February 28, 1885. Married September 23, 1890, Mina
Shimmin, of Pecatonica, 111. Children : Marguerite Katherine, b. August
4, 1891, m. Francis W. Hamilton; Raymond Robert, b. January 24, 1893;
Alice Mary, b. September n, 1898.

Address: Yorkville, 111.

1150. SILAS HEDDING FITCH. B.A. Born December 8, 1855,
Poughkeepsie, N. Y. Son of No. 70.

Studied law in Yonkers, N. Y., 1877-80. Practised law in Yonkers,
N. Y., 1880-82; New York, N. Y., 1882-1901. In business in Newark,
N. J., 1902-06. Librarian, Essex County Law Library, Newark, N. J.,
1907 .

Married June i, 1893, Huldah Munn. of East Orange, N. J.

Address: 15 South Munn Ave., East Orange, N. J.

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1161. ELWOOD STOKES GERARD. B.A. ; M.A., 1880. A. A. <i>.
Born January 20, 1852, Mount Bethel, N. J. Brother of No. 1305.

Assistant principal of a public school, Southington, Conn., 1877-78.
Principal of North East Grammar School, Hartford, Conn., 1878-82.
Traveled and taught in the West, 1883-86. Clerk in U. S. Custom
House, New York, N. Y., 1887-1901; acting deputy collector, 1901-02;
inspector, 1902 .

Married December 23, 1878, Hattie Lucy Chapman, of East Hartford,
Conn., who died June 29, 1882. Married December 25, 1884, Alice
Vincetta Browne, of Bevans, N. J. Children : Mattie Chapman, b.
October 18, 1879; Harriet Marjorie, b. January 12, 1881, m. W. H.
Bacon; Faith, b. September 26, 1885; Josefa, b. December 10, 1886, m.
Harold E. Dietrich; Elwood Arthur, b. October 23, 1888, d. July 20,
1890; Evangeline, b. November 7, 1890. m. Roland F. Hetzel; Lois, b.
June 7, 1892; Elsie Minion, b. January 4, 1895, m. William A. Coleman;
Ruth Lincoln, b. February 12, 1897; Edith Vincetta, b. October I, 1900.

Address: 208 Carmita Ave., Rutherford, N. J.

1152. *GEORGE HENRY HAMMOND. B.A. ; M.D., Yale Uni-
versity, 1879, and New York University, 1880; M.A., Wesleyan, 1880.
X. <fr. Born December 21, 1855, South Glastonbury, Conn. Physician.
Died May 18, 1881, New York, N. Y.

1153. WILLIAM INGRAHAM HAVEN. B.A. ; M.A., 1880;
B.D., Boston University, 1881 ; D.D., Wesleyan, 1899 ; LL.D., Wesleyan,
1921. <i. N. 6. $. B. K. Born January 30, 1856, Westfield, Mass. Son
of No. 284.

Taught in Claflin University, S. C, 1877-78. Studied in Drew Theo-
logical Seminary, 1878-79; School of Theology, Boston University,
1880-81. Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1881-

99. General Secretary of the American Bible Society, 1899 .

Trustee of Boston University; Wesleyan University, 1907 .

Married April 25, 1894, Minnie Gertrude Speare, of Newton Centre,
Mass. Child: Gladys, b. July 26, 1895, m. Eric M. North (No. 2761).

Address : Bible House, Astor Place, New York, N. Y. Residence :
25 Fernwood Road, Summit, N. J.

1154. *EUGENE WEST MANNING. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade} ; M.A., 1880; Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1886. *. T. 3>. B. K
Born July 26, 1854, Vienna, Md. Teacher. Died September 26, 1904,
Philadelphia, Pa.

1155. *EDWARD HENRY MANSFIELD. B.A. A. K. E. Born
June 9, 1856, Fulton, N. Y. Son of No. 517.

In business in Westfield, Mass., 1877-82; Boston, Mass., 1882-98;
New Britain, Conn.. 1899-1900. President, American Emery Makers
Association, 1901. Manager of Southington Cutlery Company, Conn.,
1902-03. Representative of Eddy Manufacturing Company, Worcester,
Mass., 1904. Treasurer, Colonial Trust Company, Providence, R. I.,
1905-06. With the U. S. Immigration Commission, 1907-08. Repre-
sentative of Everett & Barrow Company, Providence, R. I., 1909-12.
Treasurer of the Cave Welding Company, Springfield, Mass., 1912-16.
Died August 29, 1916, Boston, Mass.

Married October 7, 1880, Belle E. Drepperd, of Westfield, Mass., who
died August i, 1914.

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1156. THOMAS CLIFTON MARTIN. B.A. A. K. E. Born
June 4, 1852, Preston, Lancashire, England.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1877-1921.
Retired, 1921.

Married August 2, 1882, Carrie Eugenia Doane, of Dana, Mass.
Children: Ralph Edward (No. 2495), b. May 27, 1883; Harold Clifton
(No. 2552), b. August 30, 1884; Helen Elizabeth, b. March 20, 1886
(B.A., Syracuse, 1911), m. Charles W. Pitcher; Paul Preston (No.
3172), b. October 9, 1889; John Lawrence (No. 3527), b. February 8, 1896.

Address: East Longmeadow, Mass.

1157. *CRANDALL J. NORTH. B.A. (gen. lion., 2nd grade} ;
M.A., 1880; D.D., 1909. $. N. 0. $. B. K. Born March 2, 1847,
Elbridge, N. Y.

Sergeant in Co. F, 9th N. Y. Artillery, 1862-65. Methodist Episcopal
minister, New York East Conference, 1877-1915. Presiding Elder, New
Haven District, 1893-99. Corresponding secretary, New York East
Conference Endowment Fund Commission, 1906-15. Retired, 1915. Dele-
gate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1896. Died June 20, 1921,
Washington, D. C.

Married August 15, 1872, Mary M. Evans, of Auburn, N. Y.

1158. CHARLES HENRY RAYMOND. B.A. ; M.A., 1880. *. T.
<i>. B. K. Born May 5, 1855, Brooklyn, Ohio.

Taught in Wesleyan Academy, Wilbraham, Mass., 1877-89; Lawrence-

ville School, N. J., 1889 ; Assistant Headmaster, 1907-18 (resigned

on account of health) ; Head of Elocution Department, 1918 .

Trustee of Wilbraham Academy, 1912-21. Author : Outline Lessons in
Old Testament History; Outline of the Elements of Expression.

Married June 28, 1877, Minnie Idella Stillman, of Middletown, Conn.
Children: Charles Harlow (No. 2096), b. November 3, 1878; Clare
Stillman, b. September 19, 1880 (B.A., Wellesley, 1903), m. R. N.
Bennett (No. 1942) ; Constance Morgan, b. November 26, 1885, m.
J. T. Harrah ; Christine Douglas, b. January 3, 1890, m. J. F. McPherson.

Address : Lawrenceville, N. J.

1159. ALBIN CHARLES RUSSELL. B.A. (gen. Hon., 2nd
grade; sp. lion., Chem.) ; M.A., 1880. 3>. N. 6. 4>. B. K. Born August
n, 1851, Paris, Me. Brother of Nos. 1023, 1367, 1399, and 1765, and of
W. A. Russell (class of 1878).

Taught in Bridgeport Commercial and Military Institute, Conn., 1877-
78. Principal of a grammar school, Startford, Conn., 1878-85; High
School, CHicopee, Mass., 1885-92; High School, Weymouth, Mass.,
1892-94; High School, Norwood, Mass., 1894-99. Taught in Maine
Wesleyan Seminary, Kents Hills, Me., 1899-1917. Engaged in farming,
1917-18, 1919 . Taught in the University of Maine, 1918-19.

Married July 31, 1885, Mary Tolman Clark, of South Royalston, Mass.,
who died June 30, 1905. Children: Robert Clark, b. May 8, 1886 (class
of 1908), d. November 17, 1906; Mildred Aseneth, b. March 20, 1887.

Address: Kents Hill, Me.

1160. *WILLIAM HANNA SMITH. B.A. ; M.A.,. 1880. A. K. E.
Born August 5, 1852, Churchville, Md.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Philadelphia Conference, 1877-1918.
Died August 12, 1918, Aberdeen, Md.

Married April 20, 1881, Mary P. Hendon, of Thomas Run, Md.
Children: Richard Hendon, b. September 19, 1882 (B.S., Lehigh, 1905) ;
Annie Amanda, b. January 29, 1884, m. J. F. Guppy; Francis Osborn,
b. and d. 1886; Elizabeth Hollis, b. July 8, 1888.

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1161. *LEVI WHITE STAPLES. B.A.; M.A, 1880; Ph.D.,
Taylor University, 1902. A. K. E. Born April 19, 1849, Temple, Me.

Preached in M. E. Church, Lunenburg, Mass., 1877-78. Methodist
Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1878-1916. Retired, 1916.
Died May 16, 1921, Maiden, Mass.

Married June 12, 1877, Emily S. Hathorne, of Solon, Me. Children:
Clarence Hathorne (No. 2167), b. July 9, 1878; Harold Clifton, b.
January 24, 1880, d. October 5, 1888; Zenas Carleton, b. August 30, 1882
(B.A., Boston Univ., 1902).

1162. *WATSON TRANTER. B.A.; M.A., 1880; B.D., Garrett
Biblical Institute, 1880. A. A. <. Born March 10, 1853, Cincinnati,
Ohio.

Engaged in literary work in Covington, Ky., 1877-78. Graduate
student in Wesleyan University; assistant for three months, St. Paul's
M. E. Church, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1878. Studied in Garrett Biblical Insti-
tute, 1878-80. Methodist Episcopal minister, Rock River Conference,
1880-95. Superintendent of Sunday School normal work, in Cook
County, 111., 1887-89. Vice-president of Mitchell, Tranter & Co. (steel
works), Cincinnati, Ohio, 1895-99. Corresponding secretary, National
Academy of American Civics, 1899-1901. Methodist Episcopal minister,
Cincinnati Conference, 1902-11. Author: Uniform Normal Lessons,
1888. Died June 29, 1911, Covington, Ky.

Married April 30, 1889, Edith Roberta Reynolds, of Chicago, 111.
Children : James Reynolds, b. June 14, 1892 ; Lucy Mary, b. September
27, 1895 ; Watson Worcester, b. July 19, 1897.

1163. WALTER ELLIS WARD. B.A.; LL.B., Albany Law
School, 1879; M.A., Wesleyan, 1880. Born December 5, 1853, Dormans-
ville, N. Y.

Studied law in Albany, N. Y., 1877-79. Practising law in Albany,

N. Y., 1880 . Member of New York State Legislature, 1890-91.

Lecturer in Albany Law School (Union University).

Married June 27, 1881, Carrie Augusta Stanton, of Dormansville,
N. Y. Children: Stanton Ward, b. August 5, 1882, d. March n, 1883;
Maude Elise, b. October 29, 1883, m. G. V. Schenck; Florence, b.
February 23, 1886 (B.A., Smith, 1910) ; Walter John, b. October 27,
1893 (class of 1916) ; Margaret Carolyn, b. September 2, 1898.

Address: 78 Chapel St.. Albany, N. Y.

1164. *ISAAC HARRISON WHITTIER WHARFF. B.A. ;
M.A., 1880; D.D., Syracuse University, 1904. X. ^. Born October
31, 1849, Bangor, Me.



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