Archives > Historical Features > Exhibits > 19th Century

Penn Undergraduates:
Compiled from the January 1841 University Catalog

Source: CATALOGUE OF THE TRUSTEES, OFFICERS, & STUDENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA. PHILADELPHIA: JANUARY 1841

 

Undergraduates: Seniors | Juniors | Sophomores | Freshman | Recapitulation Statistics, Aggregate Statistics

Graduates: Bachelor of Arts | Master of Arts

 

Undergraduates, 1840-1841

SENIOR SOPHISTERS

Names

Residences

S. Keen Ashton,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

William H. Beck,

Do.

Do.

Benjamin Markley Boyer,

Do.

Montgomery Co.

Frederick C. Brewster,

Do.

Philadelphia.

James F. Brown,

Do.

Do.

Edmund Byerly,

Do.

Do.

Andrew J. Catherwood,

Do.

Do.

R. Ralston Cox,

Do.

Do.

Agnew Crawford,

Do.

Do.

Henry Augustus De France,

Do.

Do.

Richard B. Duane,

Do.

Do.

Gabriel B. Duval,

Do.

Do.

James R. Ford,

Do.

Do.

Samuel M. Fox,

Do.

Do.

Robert P. Harris,

Do.

Do.

Edwin Hewson,

Do.

Do.

Horatio G. Jones,

Do.

Philadelphia Co.

William E. Lehman,

Do.

Philadelphia.

Joseph P. Lestrade,

Do.

Do.

Edward R. Mayer,

Do.

Do.

John H. B. McClellan,

Do.

Do.

John McKibbin,

Do.

Do.

William D. McLeod,

Do.

Do.

Henry S. Osborne,

Do.

Germantown.

Francis E. Patterson,

Do.

Philadelphia.

William H. Rawle,

Do.

Do.

Benjamin B. Reath,

Do.

Do.

Joseph H. Smith, Jr.

Do.

Do.

Howard Spencer,

Do.

Do.

Morton Stillé,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

Alfred B. Taylor,

Do.

Do.

Richard A. Tilghman,

Do.

Do.

Edward S. Willing,

Do.

Do.

Seniors, 33

 

JUNIOR SOPHISTERS

Samuel Arthur,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia Co.

Charles Brewster,

Do.

Philadelphia.

Joshua Gordon Brincklé,

Do.

Do.

Edward B. Bruen,

Do.

Do.

John B. Chapron,

Do.

Do.

Thomas F. Cooper,

Do.

Do.

Edward Cronin,

Do.

Do.

Walter S. Drysdale,

Do.

Do.

Albert W. Duy,

Do.

Do.

William E. Hamill,

Do.

Frankford.

William M. Hill,

Do.

Philadelphia.

Jared Ingersoll,

Do.

Do.

William Lowber,

Do.

Do.

William McKinley,

Do.

Do.

John Murphy,

Do.

Do.

Grayson M. Prevost,

Do.

Do.

J. Dickinson Sergeant,

Do.

Do.

Washington Sherman,

Do.

Do.

Thomas L. Shippen,

Do.

Do.

Albanus Smith,

Do.

Do.

William T. Taylor,

Do.

Do.

Washington S. Toland,

Do.

Do.

Horace R. Wirtz,

Do.

Do.

John H. Witman,

Do.

Do.

Juniors, 24

 

SOPHOMORES

John H. Atwood,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

John A. Brewster,

Do.

Do.

John P. Brock,

Do.

Do.

Theodore H. Coe,

Do.

Do.

George W. Coleman,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

Bonneville Esser,

Do.

Do.

Thomas K. Finletter,

Do.

Do.

Caspar R. Gregory,

Do.

Do.

John C. Harris,

Do.

Do.

Alexander E. Harvey,

Do.

Do.

Morton P. Henry,

Do.

Do.

Samuel Jarden,

Do.

Do.

Alexander D. Jones,

Maine,

Gardner.

Daniel Kendig,

Pennsylvania,

Dauphin Co.

Lewis T. Laguerenne,

Do.

Philadelphia.

Andrew Levering,

Do.

Do.

Francis W. Lewis,

Do.

Do.

James R. Ludlow,

Do.

Do.

Thomas H. McAllister,

Do.

Do.

Joseph McMurray,

Do.

Do.

James Patterson,

Do.

Do.

Philip S. Physick Randolph,

Do.

Do.

Henry Rihl,

Do.

Do.

James Sherman,

Do.

Do.

William Sterrett,

Do.

Do.

Richard B. Tschudy,

Do.

Do.

Dudley A. Tyng,

Do.

Do.

John Price Wetherill, Jr.

Do.

Do.

Nicholas C. Wilson,

Do.

Do.

Sophomores, 29

 

FRESHMEN

Albert H. Barnes,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

James N. Barnes,

Do.

Do.

Charles C. Brock,

Do.

Do.

George Correy,

Do.

Do.

William T. Cowpland,

Do.

Do.

Silas W. S. Culp,

Do.

Do.

William Dulles,

Do.

Do.

Solomon A. Engles,

Do.

Do.

Daniel N. Freeland,

Do.

Do.

John B. Gest,

Do.

Do.

Thomas W. Greenbank,

Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia.

Hugh C. Hanson,

Do.

Do.

Thomas A. Hewlings,

Do.

Do.

James P. Hutchinson,

Do.

Do.

George M. Lamb,

Do.

Do.

Andrew M. Law,

Do.

Do.

Henry L. Leaming,

Do.

Do.

Robert W. Leaming,

Do.

Do.

Henry V. Lesley,

Do.

Do.

Edward L. Levering,

Do.

Do.

George B. McClellan,

Do.

Do.

Alexander McKinley,

Do.

Do.

Joseph Parrish,

Do.

Do.

Joel B. Reynolds,

Do.

Do.

James G. Shinn,

Do.

Do.

James Suddards,

Do.

Do.

Clermont E. Thaw,

Do.

Do.

Joseph S. Walter,

Do.

Do.

John M. Waterhouse,

Do.

Do.

Elias E. Wilson,

Do.

Do.

Freshmen, 30

 

RECAPITULATION

Seniors

33

Juniors

24

Sophomores

29

Freshmen

30

 

 

116

 

AGGREGATES

Collegiate Department

 

116

Medical Department

 

410

Academical Department (Preparatory School)

 

216

Charity (English) Schools

 

153

   

 

Total

895

 

GRADUATES IN THE ARTS at the Commencement in July 1840

 

The degree of Bachelor of Arts was conferred upon:

Richard Mason Abercrombie,

James Gardner Austin,

William Henry Brincklé,

Henry William Ducachet, Jr.

Thomas Scott Harper,

Edwin Harwood,

Henry Tytler Hiester,

Charles Huston,

Stevenson M. Leaming,

Allen Lesley,

Henry Vincent Meigs,

George Neff,

William Bower Taylor,

Martin Thayer, Jr.

George Toland.

 

The degree of Master of Arts was conferred upon the following Graduates of three years’ standing:.

John R. Baker,

John Bohlen, Jr.

Charles L. Borie,

George L. Buzby,

Aaron D. Chaloner, M. D.

Marine T. W. Chandler,

John M. Clarkson,

John M. Clayton,

Alexander C. Ferguson,

Franklin D. Harris,

William R. McAdam,

John P. Montgomery,

John Neal, M. D.

Austin A. Phelps,

Francis G. Smith, M. D.

Anthoney E. Stocker, M. D.

Edward Wharton,

James C. Worrell.

 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS LISTED IN UNIVERSITY CATALOGS:

1831 January

1832 January

1835 February

1841 January

 

 

RELATED LINKS:

More lists of:

 

MORE ON PENN IN THE 19TH CENTURY