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Caswell, Alexis

Born: 1799 AD
Died: 1877 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Clergymen, Educators, Scientist

1799 – He was born in Taunton, Massachusetts.

1822 – He graduated Brown University, and entered the Baptist ministry.

1828 – He was professor of mathematics and natural philosophy in Brown University.

1850 – He was professor of mathematics and astronomy.

1857 – He was one of the founders of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and served as its President.

1986-1872 – Professor Caswell was president of Brown University.

1877 – Alexis Caswell died.