Shurtleff, Roswell, 1773-1861

Shurtleff, Roswell, 1773-1861

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1773 - 1861

Biography

Roswell Shurtleff was born on August 29, 1773, in Ellington, Connecticut. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1799. From 1800 to 1804, Shurtleff was a tutor at the College, after which he began his study of divinity. After being ordained an evangelist in 1810, Shurtleff became the pastor of the Congregational Church at Dartmouth College, as well as College librarian. He began teaching at the College as professor of moral philosophy and political economy in 1827, a position he held until 1838, when he became professor emeritus. Shurtleff died on February 4, 1861, in Hanover, NH.

Found in 87 Collections and/or Records:

Ebenezer Porter letter

Mss 817425.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817425.1
Date(s): 1817-07-25
Abstract

In English.

Elisha Rockwood letter

Mss 811313
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811313
Date(s): 1811-05-13
Scope and Contents

Three-page personal letter from Elisha Rockwood in Westborough to Roswell Shurtledd in Hanover, New Hampshire informing him that Mr. Osgood has admitted to the president that he wrote the letters.

George Shattuck letter

Mss 815156
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815156
Date(s): 1815-02-06
Abstract

In English.

Henry Bond letter

Mss 817505
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817505
Date(s): 1817-09-05
Abstract

In English.

J.H. Church letter

Mss 807671
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807671
Date(s): 1807-12-21
Abstract

In English.

John Codman letter

Mss 820609.4
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 820609.4
Date(s): 1820-11-09
Abstract

In English.

John Smith letter

Mss 807567
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807567
Date(s): 1807-10-17
Abstract

In English.

John Wheelock statement

Mss 807475
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807475
Date(s): 1807-08-25
Abstract

In English.

Joseph Goffe letter

Mss 817301
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817301
Date(s): 1817-05-01
Abstract

In English.

J.W. Woodward letter

Mss 799377
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 799377
Date(s): 1799-06-27
Scope and Contents

Letter from J.W. Woodward of Hadley to R. Shurtleff regarding coming commencement and graduation from Dartmouth of addressee.