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Eliphalet Whittlesey

Eliphalet Whittlesey, secretary Board of Indian Commissioners of United States.

Background

Whittlesey, Eliphalet was born on May 14, 1821 in New Britain, Connecticut, United States. Son of David and Rebecca Whittlesey.

Education

Graduated from Yale, 1842, A.

Career

Professor Bowdoin College, 1861-1865. Served in army with General Howard. Professor Howard University, 1867-1874.

Secretary Board of Indian Commissioners of the United States, from 1874.

Connections

father:
David Whittlesey

mother:
Rebecca Whittlesey