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UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA 1830 - 1831:
Undergraduates

 

 

 

The undergraduate student body in January 1831 numbered only 80, most of whom are residents of Philadelphia. Only two seniors are from outside Philadelphia; only eight states other than Pennsylvania are represented in the entire undergraduate student body.

This list of seniors is transcribed directly from the University Catalogue of January 1831.

SENIOR SOPHISTERS.

NAMES.RESIDENCE.
William AlexanderPennsylvania.Philadelphia
Thomas Armstrong, jr.Do.Do.
Colin Arrott, Do.Do.
George A. Bicknell, jr.Do.Do.
Conrad R. Boyer,Do.Do.
William G. Caldcleugh,Do.Do.
George Connelly,Do.Do.
James W. Dale,Do.Do.
Edmund C. Evans,Do.Do.
John W. Fairies,Do.Do.
Edward C. Fassitt,Do.Do.
Joseph R. Hart,Do.Do.
Benjamin Ingersoll,Do.Do.
John P. JonesDo.Do.
Charles E. Lex,Do.Do.
Benjamin B. C'Kinley,Do.Do.
Robert M'MillanSouth Carolina.Chester District
Henry W. Richardson,PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia.
John M. Smith,Do.Do.
Edward A. Watson,Do.Do.
John V. Wilson,Do.Do.