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David C. Humphrey Collection of Revolution-Era King's College and Columbia College Student Information, 1970-1975

Series I: King's College Students, 1754-1776 (including the Medical Faculty), 1754-1776

This series contains biographical information on students attending King's College prior to the American Revolution, 1754-1776.

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Box 1 General Biographical Data and Notes


Box 1 Abrahams, Isaac 1774 BA, 1774


Box 1 Amory, William 1775 BA, 1775


Box 1 Antill, Edward 1762 BA, 1762


Box 1 Antill, Edward Elected Governor, 1761


Box 1 Apthorp, Charles, 1771


Box 1 Apthorp, Charles Ward Elected Governor, 1763


Box 1 Attwood, Thomas (entered 1774)


Box 1 Auchmuty, Richard 1775 BA, 1775


Box 1 Auchmuty, Robert N. 1774 BA, 1774


Box 1 Auchmuty, Samuel 1775 BA, 1775


Box 1 Auchmuty, Samuel (Rev.) Elected Governor 1759 Became Ex Officio 1764, 1759, 1764


Box 1 Barclay, Henry (Rev.) Ex Officio Governor, 1754-1764


Box 1 Barclay, James 1766 BA, 1766


Box 1 Barclay, Thomas (1763-1765)


Box 1 Barclay, Thomas 1772 BA, 1772



Box 2 Bard, Samuel (1759-1762), also Faculty, 1767-1776


Box 2 Barnet, Ichabod Best 1771 BA, 1771


Box 2 Bayard, Robert (1754-1756)


Box 2 Bayard, Samuel 1760 BA, Elected Governor 1781, 1760, 1781


Box 2 Bayard, Samuel 1776 BA, 1776


Box 2 Beaven, Thomas (1766-)


Box 2 Beekman, Gerard 1766 BA, 1766


Box 2 Beekman, Henry Governor: Charter, 1770


Box 2 Beekman, Theophilus (1766-1767)


Box 2 Benson, Egbert 1765 BA, Ex Officio Governor, 1765


Box 2 Bloomer, Joshua 1758 BA, 1758


Box 2 Bogart, Nicholas (1773-1775)


Box 2 Bogert, Cornelius 1773 BA, 1773


Box 2 Bowden, John 1772 BA, 1772


Box 2 Brickell, John (entered 1774)


Box 2 Brookman, William (1772-)


Box 2 Brooks, David (1761-1763)



Box 3 Brown, John Thomas (1757-1759)


Box 3 Brown, John William (1757-1760)


Box 3 Chandler, Thomas Bradbury


Box 3 Chandler, William 1774 BA, 1774


Box 3 Clarke, Clement Cooke 1771 BA, 1771


Box 3 Clarke, Richard 1762 nb%(Evidence indicated he May not have attended King's College)ne%, 1762


Box 3 Clarkson, David (ent. 1774)


Box 3 Clarkson, David Governor: Charter, Died, 1782


Box 3 Cock, William 1775 BA, 1775


Box 3 Colden

(including Alexander Colden's subscriber)


Box 3 Cooper, Caleb 1769 BA, 1769


Box 3 Copp, John 1771 BA, 1771


Box 3 Creighton, James 1770 BA, 1770


Box 3 Crommelin, James (1766-1769)


Box 3 Cruger, Henry (1754-1757)


Box 3 Cruger, Telemon (1755-1758)


Box 3 Cruger, Henry Governor: Charter, 1773


Box 3 Cruger, John Governor: Charter, Ex Officio Governor


Box 3 Cruger, John Harris Elected Governor, 1771


Box 3 Custis, John Parke (1773)


Box 3 Cuyler, Barent 1763 BA, 1763


Box 3 Cuyler, Henry 1762 BA, 1762


Box 3 Cuyler, Henry Elected Governor, 1762


Box 3 Davan, James (1772-)


Box 3 Deall, Samuel (entered 1774)


Box 3 Delancey, John (1757-)


Box 3 Delancey, Peter (1757-)


Box 3 De Peyster


Box 3 De Peyster, Abraham Ex Officio Governor


Box 3 Desaguliers, Frederick (1773)


Box 3 Devereux, James 1776 BA, 1776


Box 3 De Wint, Henry 1771 BA, 1771


Box 3 Dibble


Box 3 Dickson, David (1768-)


Box 3 D'Olier, Richard 1766 BA, 1766


Box 3 Dongan, Edward Vaughan (1766-1767)


Box 3 Doty



Box 4 Doughty, Charles 1768 AB; 1772 BM, 1768, 1772


Box 4 Doughty, John Grad. 1770 BA, 1770


Box 4 Douglass, James (1771-)


Box 4 Dunscomb, Edward 1774 BA, 1774


Box 4 Floyd, Gilbert (1758-1759 or 1760)


Box 4 French, Joseph (1772-1776)


Box 4 Gaine, John R.(entered 1774)


Box 4 Gautier, Andrew (1769-)


Box 4 George, William 1762 BA, 1762


Box 4 Graham


Box 4 Grant, Richard 1765 BA, 1765


Box 4 Grinnel, John 1762 BA, 1762


Box 4 Griswold, Joseph 1775 BA, 1775


Box 4 Hamilton, Alexander (entered 1774)


Box 4 Hamilton, William (1764-1766)


Box 4 Hanna, William (Evidence indicates he May not have attended King's College)


Box 4 Harison, Morley (1764-1767)


Box 4 Harison, Richard 1764 BA, 1764


Box 4 Harris, James (1755-1757)


Box 4 Harris, Richard 1770 BA, 1770


Box 4 Heyliger, Nicholas 1774 BA, 1774


Box 4 Heysham, William (1756-1758)


Box 4 Hildreth, Benjamin (1760-1763)


Box 4 Hoffman, Anthony 1760 BA, 1760


Box 4 Holland, Edward Ex Officio Governor


Box 4 Holland, Henry 1761 BA, 1761


Box 4 Hubbard, William 1770 BA, 1770


Box 4 Jaques, Richard (1756-1757)


Box 4 Jauncey


Box 4 Jay, John 1764 BA, 1764


Box 4 Johnson, Jacob (1772-1774)


Box 4 Johnson, Uzal, 1772


Box 4 Johnston, John Lewis (1755-1758)



Box 5 Kemper, Daniel (1766-1768)


Box 5 Kerin, Edward (entered 1775)


Box 5 King, John 1772 BA, 1772


Box 5 Kissam


Box 5 Knox, Thomas


Box 5 La Grange, James (entered 1773)


Box 5 Laight, William 1767 BA, 1767


Box 5 Lamson, William (1771-)


Box 5 Leslie, Alexander 1762 BA, 1763-1768 Usher of Grammar School, 1762, 1763-1768


Box 5 Lispenard, Anthony 1761 BA, 1761


Box 5 Lispenard, Leonard 1762 BA, 1762


Box 5 Lispenard, Leonard Governor: Charter and Treasurer


Box 5 Livingston, Gilbert (1756-1758)


Box 5 Livingston, James (1763-1765)


Box 5 Livingston, James Governor: Charter, Died-1763


Box 5 Livingston, John Governor: Charter


Box 5 Livingston, John William 1775 BA, 1775


Box 5 Livingston, Philip 1760 BA, 1760


Box 5 Livingston, Robert G. (1763-1767)


Box 5 Livingston, Robert R. 1765 BA, 1765


Box 5 General Livinston Material


Box 5 Lloyd, Henry 1765 BA, 1765


Box 5 Lowther, Tristam (entered 1774)


Box 5 Ludlow, Cary AM, 1758

(Not a matriculant)


Box 5 Ludlow, Daniel (1764-1767)


Box 5 Ludlow, Gabriel Elected Governor 1759 Resigned 1770, 1759, 1770


Box 5 Ludlow, George Duncan Ex Officio Governor


Box 5 Ludlow, James 1768 BA, 1768


Box 5 Lupton, Brandt Schuyler (entered 1774)


Box 5 Lush, Stephen 1770 BA, 1770


Box 5 Lynch, Thomas Groesbeck (entered 1775)


Box 5 McDougall, William (1773-1776)


Box 5 McQueen, John (entered in 1773)


Box 5 Marshall, John Rutgers 1762 BA, 1762


Box 5 Marston, John 1760 BA, 1760


Box 5 Marston, Thomas (1754-1756)


Box 5 Marston, Nathaniel Governor: Charter; Died, 1778


Box 5 Martin


Box 5 Martin, Josiah Governor: Charter; Left Province, May 1762



Box 6 Maverick, William B.N. 1762 BA, 1762


Box 6 Moncrieffe, Edward Corn. (1774-1776)


Box 6 Moore


Box 6 Moore, Benjamin 1768 BA; Appointed President Pro Tempore 16 March1775 Elected Governor 1779, 1768, March1775, 1779


Box 6 Moore, Lambert Clerk -- Board of Governors


Box 6 Morrell, Jonathan (1768-)


Box 6 Morris, Gouverneur 1768 BA, 1768


Box 6 Morris, Jacob (entered 1775)


Box 6 Murison, James Delancey 1772 BM, 1772


Box 6 Nicoll


Box 6 Nicoll, Benjamin Governor: Charter, Died, 1760


Box 6 Ogden, Nicholas 1772 BA, 1772


Box 6 Ogden, Peter 1776 BA, 1776


Box 6 Ogilvie, Geogre 1774 BA, 1774


Box 6 Ogilvie, John (Rev.) Elected Governor 1770 Died 1774, 1770, 1774


Box 6 Onderdonk, Benjamin 1771 BM, 1771


Box 6 Oudenaarde, Marinus (entered 1775)


Box 6 Oudenaarde, Peter (entered 1775)


Box 6 Payne, Benjamin (1760-1762)


Box 6 Pell, Philip 1770 BA, 1770


Box 6 Philipse


Box 6 Philipse, Frederick Governor: Charter, Removed to England, 1783


Box 6 Provoost, John Elected Governor 1764 Died 1767, 1764, 1767


Box 6 Provoost, Samuel 1758 BA, Ex Officio Governor, 1758


Box 6 Randall, Paul (entered 1774)


Box 6 Rapalje


Box 6 Ray, John 1766 BA, 1766


Box 6 Reade, Joseph

(Evidence indicated he May not have attended King's College)


Box 6 Reid, Thomas (1772-)


Box 6 Remsen, Jacob 1775 BA, 1775


Box 6 Ricketts, James (1770-1772)



Box 7 Ritzema, Joannes (Rev.) Ex Officio Governor


Box 7 Ritzema, Rudolph 1758 BA, 1758


Box 7 Robert, Daniel 1762 BA, 1762


Box 7 Roberts, John (1771-)


Box 7 Robinson, Beverly 1773 BA, 1773


Box 7 Robinson, Beverly Elected 1764 Governor, Resigned 1770, 1764, 1770


Box 7 Roebuck, Peter 1772 BA, 1772


Box 7 RoMay ne, Nicholas (entered 1774) MED


Box 7 Roosevelt, Christopher (1756-1758)


Box 7 Rudebach, Barent (1759-1761)


Box 7 Rutgers


Box 7 Rutgers, Cornelia

(subscriber)


Box 7 Sands, Benjamin (entered in 1770) MED


Box 7 Schuyler, Arent 1765 BA, 1765


Box 7 Seaman, Benjamin 1774 BA, 1774


Box 7 Searle, John 1771 BA, 1771


Box 7 Sebring, Michael 1771 BM, 1771


Box 7 Shaw, Jacob (entered 1774)


Box 7 Shreve, Thomas 1773 BA, 1773


Box 7 Skene, Philip Andrew 1772 BA, 1772


Box 7 Smith


Box 7 Spencer George (1756-1758)


Box 7 Stevens, Edward 1774 BA, 1774


Box 7 Stevens, John 1768 BA, 1768


Box 7 Stevenson, James (1755-1756 ?)


Box 7 Stiles, James (1774-1776)


Box 7 Stites, John (1761-1763)


Box 7 Taylor, John (1768-1770)


Box 7 Thomas


Box 7 Thurne, Sydenham (1770-1771)


Box 7 Townsend, Epenetus 1759 BA, 1759


Box 7 Troup


Box 7 Tucker, Robert 1769 BM, 1770 MD, 1769, 1770


Box 7 Udall, Richard 1772 BM, 1772


Box 7 Van Beuren, John 1775 BA?, 1775


Box 7 Van Cortlandt, Philip 1758 BA, 1758


Box 7 Van Cortlandt, William (1757-1759)


Box 7 Van Cortlandt, August us and Stephen

(subscibers)


Box 7 Vanderheyden, David (1772-1773)


Box 7 Van Dyck, Henry 1761 BA, 1761



Box 8 Van Horn, James (1760-1762)


Box 8 Van Horne, Abraham Treasurer 1779-


Box 8 Van Kleeck, Laurence (1763-1765)


Box 8 Van Schaack, Peter 1767 BA, 1767


Box 8 Van Zandt, Viner (1766-1769)


Box 8 Vardill, John 1766 BA, Appointed to Faculty 1773, 1766, 1773


Box 8 Vardill, Jonathan (1762-1765)


Box 8 Verplanck, Gulian 1768 BA, 1768


Box 8 Verplanck, Samuel 1758 BA, Elected Governor 1770, 1758, 1770


Box 8 Verplanck, Philip Governor: Charter, Resigned, 1770


Box 8 Waddell

(including John Waddell, Subscriber)


Box 8 Walton, James Delancey (entered 1777)


Box 8 Walton, William (entered 1777)

nb%(Because of date of admission, these two Waltons should probably not be included.)


Box 8 Walton, Jacob Elected Governor 1770 Died 1782, 1770, 1782


Box 8 Walton, William Governor: Charter, Died, 1768


Box 8 Walton, William Elected Governor, 1770


Box 8 Watkins, John Watkin (1772-)


Box 8 Watts, John 1766 BA, 1766


Box 8 Watts, Robert 1760 BA, Elected Governor 1779, 1760, 1779


Box 8 Watts, John Governor: Charter


Box 8 Whitaker, John (1774-1776)


Box 8 Wilkins, Isaac 1760 BA, 1760


Box 8 Willett, Marinus 1776 BA, 1776


Box 8 Winterton, William 1772 BM, 1772


Box 8 Woodruff, Elihu (1756-1757)