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.
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