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Finley, Robert

Born: 1772 AD
Died: 1817 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Clergymen

1772 – Born in Princeton, New Jersey. American clergyman, educator, and reformer.

1787 – Graduated from Princeton University at age 15.

1795 – Was a professor at Princeton University Grammar School.

1815 – Was the president of the University of Georgia.

1793 – Studied Theology at Princeton.

1795 – Pastor of the Presbyterian Church at Basking Ridge.

1816 – His goal was realized with the establishment of the American Colonization Society.

         – Finley wrote Thoughts on the Colonization of Free Blacks.

1817 – The president of University of Georgia.

         – Died on October 3rd.