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Manning, James

Born: 1738 AD
Died: 1791 AD, at 52 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Educators, Ministers, Religious Leaders


1738 - James Manning, born on the 22nd of October in Providence, Rhode Island. He was an American Baptist minister and educator.

1762 - He graduated from the College of New Jersey, which later became Princeton University.

1765 - 1791 - He was one of the founders of the College of Rhode Island (now Brown University) and served as its first president.

1786 - He was also a delegate for Rhode Island to the Continental Congress.

1791 - Died on the 29th of July.


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