NOTE:—Unless otherwise stated,
all degrees were of Harvard;
each member graduated or left
the School In the year In which
his name appears, unless
otherwise noted. Cities and
Towns named are in Massachusetts
unless otherwise noted.
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APPLETON. JOHN, A. B. Bowdoin
1834; died Portland, Me., Aug.
APPLETON. WILLIAM CHANNING, A.
B. 1832; born Boston, Oct. 25,
1812; died Roxbury. Aug. 8.
1892; admitted Suffolk bar.
BELCHER. NATHAN. A. B. Amherst
1832; died New London, Conn.,
June 2, 1891.
BOURNE. THOMAS ROTCH, A. B. 1833
; died Sandwich, Oct. 27, 1839.
BRADFORD, EDWARD ANTHONY, A. B.
Yale 1833, LL.B. 1837; died
Paris, France, Nov. 22, 1872.
BRANCH, STEPHEN HAWES.
BRIDGE. BENJAMIN GRIDLEY : died
Kent. Conn., July 22, 1839.
BUCKINGHAM. CALEB ALEXANDER. A.
B. 1834 ; born Cambridge, son of
Joseph Tinker Buckingham, editor
Boston Courier many years, died
Chicago, 111., Jan. 13. 1841;
admitted Suffolk bar, then
removed to Geneva. N. Y.
BUSHNELL, NEHEMIAH. A. B. Yale
1835: died Quincy, 111., Jan.
CALDWELL, AQUILA BOLTON, A. B.
Jefferson 1833, LL. B. 1837;
died Wheeling, W. Va,, June 18.
CALDWELL. ROBERT CUNNINGHAM, A.
B. Miami Univ. 1829; died
Pensacola. Fla., Nov. 13. 1852.
CHANDLER, PELEG WHITMAN. A. B.
Bowdoin, 1834, LL. D. Bowdoin
1867. born New Gloucester. Me..
April 3, 1816, son of Peleg
Chandler, an attorney and
graduate of Brown Univ. The son
fitted for Bowdoin Theo. Sem.,
graduating at the age of
eighteen years; a trustee in
1871; was admitted to the
Suffolk bar 1837; 1838.
originated the Law Reporter:
1846 chosen Solicitor of Boston
and held the office until 1853,
then resigned and helped revise
the Boston City Charter of 1854;
member City Council, Boston,
1844-45; member legislature
1845-6-7, and was the leader in
the House; 1854 member of
Executive Council, under Gov.
Emery Washburn: was In the House
again In 1862-63; was author of
"American Criminal Trials" (2
Vols.); contributor to Boston
Dally Advertiser, which paper he
was one of the owners of. He was
a member of the Mass. Hist. Soc.
and In religious faith a
Swedenborgein. Died Boston, May
28. 1889; married a daughter of
Prof. Parker Cleveland.
CUSHING. GEORGE AUGUSTUS: died
Lunenburg. Sept. 11, 1880.
DAVIS. JOHN. A. B. Yale
1835;died Northborough, Sept.
DIXON, NATHAN FELLOWS, A.B.
1833; studied in his father's
office Hon. Nathan F. Dixon)
also at Norwich, Conn., with
Hon. Lafayette 8. Foster;
elected representative In R. I.
legislature serving 1840 to
1877, except two terms (1849,
1853), which years he was a
member of Congress from the 2nd
dist, of Rhode Island. Died
April 11, 1881, at Westerly, R.
DUDLEY, ETHELBERT LUDLOW; died
Columbia, Ky., Feb. 20, 1862.
DWIGHT, FREDERICK, A. B. 1834;
died Agawam, Feb. 25, 1889.
EDDY, FREDERICK AUBOYNEAU; died
Boston, May 22, 1847.
FARRAR, CALVIN. A. B. Bowdoln
1834; died Waterford, Me., Jan.
FESSENDEN, CHARLES BACKUS HYDE,
A. B. Amherst 1833; died
Brooklyn, N. Y., Apr. 16, 1895.
FOX, EDWARD, A. B. 1834. LL. B.
1837; died Portland, Me., Dec.
GILES. JOEL, A. B. 1829, LL. B.
1837; born Townsend, 1804; died
Town- send, Jan. 12, 18S2; tutor
for a time at Harvard; admitted
Suffolk bar, Apr., 1837; Fourth
of July orator, Boston, 1848;
representative and senator, and
HARTSHORN, CHARLES WARREN. A. B.
1833; died Taunton, March 31.
HAYDEN, AARON, A. B. 1834, LL.
B. 1838; died Eastport, Me.,
Oct. 22, 1865; admitted Suffolk
bar, Apr., 1838.
HOLMES, JOHN, A. B. 1832, LL. B.
1839; died Cambridge, Jan. 27,
HOSMER, RUFUS, A. B. 1834; died
Lansing, Mich., Apr. 20, 1861. J
OY, JAMES FREDERICK A. B.
Dartmouth 1833; died Detroit,
Mich., Sept. 24, 1896; engaged
In railroad operations and
LANE, JOHN FOOT, born Dec. 21,
1810, Boone Co., Ky., son of
Hon. Amos Lane of N. Y. and Mary
(Foot) Lane, of Watertown, Conn.
At the age of eight years, read
and translated Latin; at age of
fourteen, In 1824, appointed
cadet at West Point, from where
he graduated eighth In his
class, 1822; 1829, taught
mathematics at West Point; 1830.
stationed at Monmouth, with rank
of Second Lieut.; 1831,assigned
to the charge of engineer of
breakwater; 1832, appointed
distributing agent for removal
of Seminóle and Shawnee Indians
from Ohio to the Indian
Territory reservation; 1833,
helped In same capacity to
remove the Chocktaws from Miss.;
1834-5-6, engaged In making
experiments at the India Rubber
Works at Boston; invented a
pontoon bridge, suitable for
army use, which he had patented;
1836, promoted to Colonel U. S.
A., and placed in command of a
post In Florida, where he
suddenly died, Oct. 19. 1836.
LYON, AMASA UDOLPHIN, A. B. Yale
1834; died Brooklyn, N. Y., Aug.
MARSHALL, ENOCH SMITH, A. B.
Bowdoln 1832; died Mercer, Me.,
MASON, JOSEPH: died Brookline,
Feb. 8, 1904.
MOORE, GEORGE. A. B.1834; died
Quincy, 111., March 11, 1847.
MÜSSEY, JOHN FITZ HENRY, A. B.
1835; died Portland, Me., Apr.
NELSON. ALBERT HOBART, A. B.
1832, LL B. 1837; died
Somerville, June 27. 1858.
NEWELL. CHARLES STARK, A. B.
1835; born Boston, Aug. 19,
1814, son of Samuel and
Elizabeth (Stark) Newell,
grandson of Major Caleb Stark
and great-grandson of Gen. John
Stark, died New York, N. Y.,
Dec. 7, 1876; admitted Suffolk
bar; member House
Representatives, 1851-2; on
staff of Gen. A. von Steinwehr
during civil war; married, July
19, 1843, Alice Jane, daughter
of William and Mary (Todd) Crabb.
OSGOOD, HENRY BROWN, A. B.
Bowdoin 1832; died Fryeburg,
Me., Nov. 23, 1843.
PALFRAY. CHARLES WARWICK. A. B.
1835, LL. B. 1838; died Salem,
May 13. 1900.
PEIRCE. CHARLES HENRY, A. B.
Bowdoin 1834; died Arlington,
Oct. 23, 1888.
PEIRCE THOMAS NELSON; died New
Orleans, La.. June 4, 1858.
RIVERS. GEORGE; died Providence.
R. I., Feb. 11, 1854.
ROBINSON. FAYETTE; author of
Mexico and her Chieftains, 1847,
et al.; died New York. N. Y.,
March 26, 1859.
RUNDLETT, WARREN, A. B. Bowdoin
1833; died Newcastle, Me., Feb.
SCUDDER, ZENO; died Barnstable.
June 26, 1857.
SHACKFORD, CHARLES CHAUNCY, A.
B. 1835; died Brookline, Dec.
SPARHAWK, GEORGE: born Brighton,
died Brooklyn, N. Y., Nov. 23,
1879; admitted Suffolk bar,
STOCKWELL, AMOS WRIGHT, A. B.
Amherst 1832; died Chicopee,
March 10, 1853.
STORY, AUGUSTUS, A. B. 1832:
died Salem. Oct. 19, 1882;
admitted Suffolk bar, Oct. 1836.
TIFFANY, PARDON DEXTER, A. B.
Brown 1834, LL. B. 1838; died
St. Louis. Mo., Feb. 14, 1861.
VAN HAMM, WASHINGTON; died
Cincinnati, O., Apr. 13, 1872.
WELCH, JOHN HUNT, A. B. 1835;
LL. B. 1860, born Pennington, N.
J., Nov. 17, 1814, son of John
Welch: admitted Suffolk bar,
June 30, 1851; left law for
mercantile pursuits In Boston;
died Dorchester, Sept. 9,1852.
WESTON, NATHAN, A. B. Bowdoin
1833; died Dorchester, Nov. 11,
1889.Admitted, Jan. 21, 1861.
WICKLIFFE, ROBERT: died
Lexington, Ky., Aug. 29, 1850.
WILLIAMS. JOSEPH HARTWELL, A.B.
1834. LL. B. 1837; died Augusta,
Me. July 18. I896.