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:

Samuel Miller letter

Mss 804404
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804404
Date(s): 1804-07-04
Abstract

In English.

Samuel Woodbury letter

Mss 815659.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815659.1
Date(s): 1815-12-09
Abstract

In English.

Shurtleff memorandum

Mss 811263.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811263.1
Date(s): 1811-04-13
Scope and Contents

Roswell Shurtleff memorandum of who preached on Sundays during April, June, July and August. Mr. Brisny to leave the College Church for a new church.

Shurtleff memorundum

Mss 811263.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811263.2
Date(s): 1811-04-13
Scope and Contents

Roswell Shurtleff memorandum with a record of preaches during March, April, May, June, July and August.

Thaddeus Osgood letter

Mss 807102
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807102
Date(s): 1807
Abstract

In English.

William Woodward letter

Mss 804501
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804501
Date(s): 1804-09-01
Abstract

In English.

Windsor Church Committee invitation

Mss 804275
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804275
Date(s): 1804-04-25
Abstract

In English.