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Amherst College Class of 1876
(from the Amherst College Biographical Record, Centennial Edition (1821-1921))

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2199. Bacon, Henry Metcalf.
2200. *Ballard, Thomas Phoebus.
2201. *Barker, Edmund Plummer.
2202. *Bartlett, Horace Irving.
2203. *Bateman, Clifford Rush.
2204. *Beardslee, Clark Smith.
2205. *Betts, John Hunt.
2206. *Bowler, Frank.
2207. Boyden, Arthur Clarke.
2208. *Bundy, McGeorge.  S. of Solomon and Elizabeth A. (McGeorge), b. Oxford, N. Y., Jy. 8, 1855.  Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Prepared Oxford (N. Y.) Acad. and with Rev. H. J. Cook (A. C. 1869).  Studied law with father; admitted to bar Albany, N. Y., S., 1878; practised Oxford, N. Y., 1879-80; consular clerk Havre, France, 1880-81; practised law Grand Rapids, Mich., 1881-1911.  D. Antwerp, Belgium, N. 8, 1911.

Married Jan. 8, 1886, Mary G., da. of Harvey J. Hollister, Grand Rapids, Mich.  3 ch.

2209. *Chaffee, Gerrit Hiram.
2210. *Chilson, Henshaw Bates.
2211. Clark, Osman Dewey.
2212. Clark, Robert Bruce.  S. of William Hatfield and Elizabeth Stevens (Munn), b. Newark, N. J., S. 22, 1852.  B. D., Union T. S., 1879.  Alpha Delta Phi.

Prepared with A. B. Merwin and B. C. Miller.  Union T. S., 1876-79; ordained, O. 16, 1879; p. Presb. Ch. State Center, Ia., 1879-83; Chicago, Ill., 1883-85; Goshen, N. Y., 1885-; Brooklyn, N. Y.; Port Jervis, N. Y.; Presb. Ch. of the Puritans, N. Y. City.

Married Aug. 5, 1879, Adelaide Roome, da. of Lewis E. Clark, Plainfield, N. J.  Ch. Clarence E.; Albert B.; Marjorie M. (Smeallie); Morgan B.  Bro. William B. (A. C. 1876).

Address, 1656 University Ave., N. Y. City.

2213. *Clark, William Brewster.
2214. *Cloak, George Washington.
2215. Cross, George Newton.
2216. *Darling, Richard Wells.
2217. *Denfeld, Robert Edward.  S. of Franz and Margaret (Wiegand), b. Westboro, Je. 29, 1853.  M. A., A. C., 1879.  Delta Upsilon.

Prepared Westboro H. S.  Prin. Southboro H. S., 1876-78; Needham H. S., 1878-81; studied Boston U. L. S., 1881-82; admitted to bar, 1882; prin. Webster H. S., 1882-83; Weymouth H. S., 1883-84; supt. of schools Mankato, Minn., 1884-85; Duluth, Minn., 1885-1916; Aurora, Minn., 1916-19; field worker U. S. Bureau of Ed.  President State High School Bd., Minn.  D. D. 22, 1921.

Married N. 23, 1882, Helen S. Boyd, Needham.  Ch. A. Boyd (d.); Robert E. (d.); Margaret (Hudson); Kathryn (Amtsbuchler); Gilbert; Frederick.  Bro. Louis E. (A. C. 1878); William F. (A. C. ex 1881).

2218. Dickinson, Edward.
2219. *Dickinson, Frederick Billings.
2220. Ducker, William Matthew.
2221. *Fiske, John Winthrop.
2222. *George, Andrew Jackson.
2223. *Gilman, Arthur Burley.
2224. Greene, Frank Llewellyn.
2225. *Guild, George Everet.  S. of Trueman and Elizabeth (Keen), b. Walton, N. Y., N. 9, 1850.  D. D., Washington, 1899.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Prepared Walton (N. Y.) Acad.  Yale D. S., 1876-79; ordained, 1879; p. Presb. Ch. Scranton, Penn., 1879-1911; Walton, N. Y., 1911-.  D. Walton, N. Y., D. 1, 1923.

Married Ap. 17, 1879, Mary Symon, da. of Anson B. Clarke, Northampton.  Ch. George C.; Anson T.; Everet B.; Gertrude E.; Margaret.

2226. *Hawes, Gilbert Ray.
2227. *Herbert, George.
2228. Hoffman, Frank Sargent.
2229. *Holbrook, William Edward.  S. of Dr. William and Clara (Belknap), b. Palmer, Jy. 24, 1854.  M. D., Harvard, 1880.  Psi Upsilon.

Prepared Monson Acad.  Harvard M. S., 1876-79; physician and surgeon Three Rivers, 1880-85; Lynn, 1885-1912.  D. Lynn, Mch. 23, 1912.

2230. Howland, John.  S. of Rev. William Ware (A. C. 1841) and Susan (Reed), b. Jaffna, Ceylon, Mch. 13, 1854.  M. A., A. C., 1893; D. D., Tabor, 1911.  Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Upsilon.

Prepared Conway H. S. and Williston Sem.  Taught Leicester, 1876-77; Danielsonville, Conn., 1877-79; Hartford T. S., 1879-82; ordained, Je. 16, 1882; miss'y Guadaljara, Mex., 1882-; p. Union Ch. there, 1900-; ed. El Testigo, 1884-; president Colegio Internacional Guadaljara, Mex., 19(?)-17; T. S. of Mex., 1917-.  President Committee on Co-operation in Mexico.

Married Aug. 9, 1882, Sara Brewster Chollar, Danielsonville, Conn.  Ch. Herbert C. (d.); Bertha D. (Ward); Margaret B. (d.); Barbara S. (Barber); Marion R. (Wright).  Bro. Samuel (A. C. 1870); William (A. C. 1870); Edward (A. C. ex 1874); Henry (A. C. 1882); David (A. C. 1883).

Address, Apartado 117 Bis., Mexico City, Mexico.

2231. Hubbard, Charles Francis Wayland.
2232. Hunter, Aaron Burtis.
2233. Jewett, John Harvey.
2234. Kelsey, Henry Hopkins.
2235. *Kimball, Frank Farnum.
2236. Knight, Edward Hooker.
2237. *McKnight, Milton Brayton.
2238. *Marsh, Edward Baxter.
2239. *Patton, Robert Logan.
2240. Patton, Robert Weston.
2241. Paullin, Henry.
2242. Plimpton, George Arthur.  S. of Calvin G. and Priscilla G. (Lewis), b. Walpole, Jy. 13, 1855.  LL. D., U. of Rochester, 1912; Richmond Coll., 1913.  Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Beta Kappa.

Prepared Phillips Acad., Exeter, N. H.  Harvard L. S., 1877; publisher N. Y. City and member, afterwards head of Ginn & Co., 1877-.  Lecturer on bibliographical subjects.  Trustee A. C., 1890-95, 1900-; president of bd., 1907-; trustee Union T. S.; trustee and treasurer Barnard Coll.; trustee Phillips Acad., Exeter, N. H.; Amer. Coll. for Girls, Constantinople, Turkey; World Peace Foundation Boston; trustee and treasurer Church Peace Union; World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship through the Churches; treasurer endowment fund Amer. Philological Soc.; Acad. of Political Science; member Mass. Historical Soc.; N. E. Soc. for the Preservation of Antiquities; N. Y. State Historical Assoc.; Amer. Antiquarian Soc.; N. Y. Acad. of Public Education; Amer. Economic Assoc.; Modern Language Assoc.; Amer. Assoc. for Advancement of Science.  Member Serbian Relief Assoc.; treasurer Amer. Poets Ambulances in Italy; member Executive Committee of Near East Relief; decorated by Serbian government with order of St. Sava.  Pub. Popular Guide to Public Buildings and Museums of Amherst, 1874; author articles and papers to the press and periodicals.  Has library illustrating history of education from the textbook standpoint; probably largest collection of early textbooks including many mediaeval manuscripts.

Married (1) O. 5, 1892, Frances T., da. of W. B. C. Pearsons, Holyoke, who d. D., 1900; (2) N. 10, 1917, Fanny Hastings, Bermuda Island.  Ch. Francis T. P. (A. C. 1922); Calvin H.; Emily.  Bro. James E. (A. C. 1878).

Address, 70 Fifth Ave., N. Y. City.

2243. Powell, Arthur Clinton.
2244. *Pratt, Dwight Mallory.  S. of Ezra Dwight and Anna Aurelia (Rood), b. W. Cornwall, Conn., Ap. 18, 1852.  M. A., A. C., 1888; D. D., Marietta, 1901.

Prepared Williston Sem.  Hartford T. S., 1876-80; ordained Higganum, Conn., D. 16, 1880; p. there, 1880-88; Pueblo, Col., 1888-90; Williston Ch. Portland, Me., 1890-97; Auburndale, 1898-1900; Cincinnati, O.,` 1900-14; Housatonic Ch. Great Barrington, 1914-19; field representative Pilgrim Memorial Fund (Cong.) in Ohio and Mich., at Cleveland, O., 1919-20; field representative Piedmont Coll., Ga., 1920.  Director Western Tract Soc., Cincinnati, O., 1909-12; Lincoln Memorial U., Tenn., 1907-09.  Minute man, World War.  Author A Decade of Christian Endeavor; many short articles and poems.  D. Cleveland, O., Ap. 12, 1922.

Married O. 11, 1882, Martha Augusta, da. of Rev. Thomas H. Rood, Westfield.  Ch. Marion R.; Mabel H.; Dwight H.; Katherine W.

2245. *Proudman, Frank Davis.  S. of Samuel Thomas and Mary (Davis), b. Brighton, S. 26, 1855.

Prepared Meriden (Conn.) Grammar School.  Taught Thomaston, Conn., 1876-77; in office Meriden Daily Republican as clerk, bookkeeper and business manager, 1877-83.  D. Meriden, Conn., S. 7, 1884.

Married S. 20, 1879, Ellen, da. of David E. Baldwin, Ogden, N. Y.  2 ch.

2246. Reynolds, Charles Bingham.  S. of Charles Olmstead and Lucy (Bingham), b. Morrisania, N. Y., D. 7, 1854.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Prepared Lookout Mountain, Tenn.  Journalist; ed. Forest and Stream N. Y. City, 1880-1906; in business.  Author Old St. Augustine; A Story of Three Centuries; several guide books.

Married 1879, E. Thomas.

Address, Mountain Lakes, N. J.

2247. Ricketts, Charles Henry.  S. of John and Ann (Stevens), b. Wales, Ap. 17, 1852.  B. D., Yale D. S., 1879.  Delta Upsilon.

Prepared Monson Acad.  Grad. Yale D. S., 1879; ordained, O. 28, 1880; s. s. and p. Thorndike, 1880-84; p. Rockville, Conn., 1884-; Norwich, Conn., 1897-.  Member Conn. Gen. Assembly, 1896-97.  Manager city Red Cross campaigns; member counsel of defense.

Married N. 24, 1885, Verrena, da. of James J. Synyer, Rockville, Conn.  Ch. Wayne (d.); Paul S.; Jay S.; Kirk F.; J. Bradford; 1 (d).

Address, 114 Prospect St., Norwich, Conn.

2248. *Ripley, Franklin.  S. of Barrett and Mary C. (Richmond), b. Springfield, O. 12, 1853.  Delta Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa.

Prepared Phillips Acad., Andover.  In business woolen manufacturing Troy, N. H., 1876-1920; supt. Troy Blanket Mills, 1888-1918; president, 1918-20.  President local food administration, World War.  D. Troy, N. H., N. 29, 1920.

Married S. 8, 1880, Clara I., da. of Charles Keyes, Keene, N. H., who d. Je. 17, 1914.  Ch. John B. (d.); Franklin; Elizabeth; Mary S.; George K. (A. C. 1915).

2249. *Sanderson, Herbert Henry.
2250. *Searle, Charles Putnam.
2251. *Seely, Charles De Loss.
2252. Smith, Alexander Latta.
2253. *Smith, Charles Van Tassel.
2254. *Smith, Edward Robinson.
2255. *Smith, George Lane.
2256. *Stanchfield, John Barry.
2257. Starrett, Julius.
2258. *Stearns, Winfred Alden.
2259. *Stevens, William Caldwell.
2260. Storke, Frederic Elliot.  S. of Elliot Grey and Hannah S. (Putnam), b. Auburn, N. Y., O. 27, 1855.  Psi Upsilon.

Prepared Auburn (N. Y.) H. S.  Studied law Auburn, N. Y., 1876-79; admitted to bar, O., 1879; practised Auburn, N. Y., 1879-.

Married F. 15, 1882, Kathleen Schuyler, da. of John T. M. Davie, Auburn, N. Y.  Ch. Paul D. (A. C. 1904) (d.); Alan M. (A. C. 1906) (d.); Harold G. (A. C. ex 1912); Frederick P.; Arthur D.

Address, 405 Auburn Savings Bank Bldg., Auburn, N. Y.

2261. *Swift, George Montague.
2262. Sybrandt, William Henry.
2263. Washburn, William Ives.
2264. *White, Wellington J.
2265. Whiting, William Howard.
2266. Williams, William Herbert.
2267. Woodward, Henry Royal.  S. of O. and Eliza (Freeman), b. Ashford, Conn., D. 21, 1854.

Prepared Willimantic (Conn.) H. S.  Farmer.

Address, Mansfield, Conn.

NON-GRADUATES

*Bailey, Charles Alphonso.  S. of Richard and Matilda Allen (Colton), b. Berlin, Vt., S. 6, 1853.  M. D., U. of Vermont, 1876.  Prepared Montpelier (Vt.) H. S.; A. C., 1872-73; grad. Univ. of Vermont.  Physician Montpelier, Vt., 1880-95; president Pacific School of Osteopathy, Los Angeles, Cal., 1897-.  D. Los Angeles, Cal., F. 26, 1916.
*Baldwin, Earl Grey.  S. of John and Emeline (Thrasher), b. Coventry, Vt., D. 11, 1847.  M. A. (hon.), A. C., 1880.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.  Prepared Newbury (Vt.) Conference Sem.; A. C., 1870, 1872-74.  Prin. Pittsfield H. S.; Wendall Hall School for Boys, 1877-83; Norwalk (Conn.) H. S., 1885-86; Palmer, 1887-88; Pittsfield, 1888-1892.  Berkshire Co. correspondent Springfield Republican, 1885-88; N. Y. and Boston papers, 15 yrs.; ed. writer Berkshire Eagle, Pittsfield, 2 yrs.; ed. Adams Freeman.  D. Pittsfield, May 19, 1922.  Bro. Ellory A. (A. C. ex 1876).
*Baldwin, Ellory Albee.  S. of John and Emeline (Thrasher), b. Newport, Vt., N. 17, 1845.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.  Prepared Newbury (Vt.) Conference Sem.; A. C., 1870, 1873-76.  Andover T. S., 1876-77; prin. W. Upton H. S., 1877-; treasurer and gen. manager Adjustable Chain Co., W. Upton, 1901-.  D. Mch. 17, 1907.  Bro. Earl G. (A. C. ex 1876).
*Beck, Larrey Gaston.  S. of Dr. E. W. H. and Frances M. (Mibray), b. Delphi, Ind., Ap. 17, 1853.  Psi Upsilon.  Prepared Wabash Coll.; A. C., 1873-76.  Prin. Warehouse Point (Conn.) H. S., 1876-77; evening school Boston, 1877-80; studied Boston U. L. S., 1877-80; practised Delphi, Ind., 1880-.  Receiver 1st National Bank Delphi, Ind., 1883-; city attorney, 1885-.  D. O. 23, 1891.
*Beecher, Herbert Foote.  S. of Rev. Henry Ward (A. C. 1834) and Eunice W. (Bullard), b. Brooklyn, N. Y., Je. 22, 1853.  Alpha Delta Phi.  Prepared Northampton; A. C., 1872.  Capt. in service of Oregon Steam Navigation Co., 1879-; U. S. Collector of customs, 1885-86; special agent U. S. Treasury, 1887-89.  Pilot for Puget Sound and Alaskan Waters.  D. Port Townsend, Wis., Aug. 29, 1925.
Bell, Charles Henry.  S. of R. H., b. O. 26, 1849.  Registered from Georgetown, Mo.; A. C., 1872-73.  Address, unknown.
*Bishop, Edward Fletcher.  S. of Rev. Sereno Edwards (A. C. 1846) and Mary L. (Ellis), b. Lahaina, H. I., Ap. 13, 1853.  Prepared with father and at Oakland Coll. School, Cal.; Williston Sem.; A. C., 1873-75.  D. Amherst, F. 26, 1875.
Blaisdell, James Edward.  S. of James and Mary Jane (Perkins), b. Chelsea, F. 12, 1854.  M. A., Wesleyan, 1879; M. D., Boston U., 1879.  Prepared Chelsea H. S.; A. C., 1872-73; Wesleyan, 1873-76.  Boston U. M. S., 1876-79; practised Chelsea, 1879-1915; connected with Mass. Homoeopathic Hospital, 1915-.  Address, 109 Washington Ave., Chelsea.
Clapp, William Henry.  S. of W. K. and Julia A. (Meacham), b. Northampton, F. 23, 1854.  Prepared Northampton; A. C., 1872-74.  Admitted to the bar Je., 1878; practised Northampton, 1878-.  Clerk of Courts for Hampshire Co., 1882-.
Clark, Allen Gates.  S. of Rev. Asa. F. and Mary (Symonds), b. Peru, Vt., N. 12, 1854.  Prepared Manchester, Vt.; Williams, 1872-73; A. C., 1873.  Taught Vt., 1875-79; railroad surveying Neb., Col. and Wyo., 1879-82; ranching Col., 1884-94; lumbering and farming E. Leverett, 1895-.  S. Franklin (A. C. 1916).  Address, No. Amherst.
*Edwards, George Barnard.  S. of A. E., b. Dundee, Ill., Aug. 2, 1854.  Prepared Elgin, Ill.; A. C., 1872-74.  D. 1876.
*Ely, Robert.  S. of William, b. Wilbraham, O. 20, 1848.  Delta Upsilon.  Prepared Wilbraham Acad.; A. C., 1873-75.  D. N. 4, 1875.
*Fowler, Warren Hamilton.  S. of Rev. Amos F. and Martha C. (Harris), b. Sand Lake, N. Y., S. 13, 1852.  Prepared with private tutor; A. C., 1872-73.  D.
Fulton, Robert Henry.  S. of J., b. Latrobe, Penn., Ap., 1849.  Delta Upsilon.  Prepared Tuscarora, Penn.; A. C., 1872-74.  Western T. S., Pittsburgh, Penn., 1874-77; p. Presb. Ch., 1877-; Roseville, O., 1897-1901; retired, 1914.  Served in 54th Penn. Vols. during Civil War.  Address, Washington, Penn.
Goodnow, Milton Augustus.  B. Wilmington, Vt., Jy. 31, 1852.  Prepared Worcester Acad., and Salem; A. C., 1873-75.  Studied law Wilmington, Vt., 1876-79; admitted to Vt. bar, 1879; practised Brattleboro, Vt., 1879-86.  Disappeared, Jy., 1887.  Address, unknown.
*Hamilton, William Scott.  S. of Mrs. Josiah Hale, b. Pittsburgh, Penn., F. 2, 1857.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.  Prepared Prep. Dept. Knox Coll.; A. C., 1872-76.  Prin. Madison (Ia.) H. S., 1877-78; student U. of Heidelberg, 1879; practised law Lincoln, Neb.; Fort Madison, Ia., 1899-1910; judge district court 1st judicial district of Ia., 1910-25.  Chairman council of defence Lee Co., Ia.; 4 minute speaker, World War.  D. Keokuk, Ia., F. 23, 1925.
*Harper, John.
Hersey, Herbert Sewall.
Hollingsworth, Mark.  S. of Amos and Jane, b. Milton, F. 9, 1854.  Chi Psi.  Prepared with H. H. Fays, Newport, R. I.; A. C., 1872-73.  In mining business.
*Johnston, Knox.
*Johnston, Samuel Rutherford.
*McClure, William Anderson.
Packard, John Howard.  S. of E. F., b. Auburn, Me., Mch. 14, 1852.  Delta Kappa Epsilon.  A. C., 1873-75; grad. Yale, 1876.  Practised law Boston.
*Read, William Hanson.  S. of Hanson Leland (A. C. 1848) and Eliza M. (Kellogg), b. Leicester, S. 21, 1852.  Prepared Amherst H. S.; A. C., 1872-73.  D. D. 26, 1873.
*Redway, Albert Alonzo.  S. of A. K., b. Calais, Vt., Jan. 10, 1854.  Prepared Wabash Co. Grammar School; A. C., 1872-76.  In business.  D. 1892.
*Richmond, Edgar.  S. of A., b. F. 26, 1852.  Registered from N. Y. City.  Prepared Amherst H. S.; A. C., 1872-73.  D.  Bro. William C. (A. C. ex 1876).
Richmond, William Channing.  S. of A., b. Mch. 10, 1855.  Registered from N. Y. City.  Prepared Amherst H. S.; A. C., 1872.  In Evanston, Ill.  Bro. Edgar (A. C. ex 1876).
Ward, Joseph Fayette.
*Wilson, Charles Edgar.

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