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Clergyman , college president

Jesse Appleton, American clergyman, college president. member Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Appleton, Jesse was born on November 17, 1772 in New Ipswich, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Francis and Elizabeth (Hubbard) Appleton.

Education

Graduate Dartmouth, 1792.

Career

Franklin Pierce). Ordained to ministry Congregational Church, Hampton, N.H., 1797. Minister Congregational Church, Hampton, 1797-1807. President Bowdoin College, 1807-1819.

Member Academy Arts and Sciences. Trustee Phillips Exeter Academy Author: The Works of Jesse Appleton, Doctor of Divinity, 1836, 3 editions.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Works of Jesse Appleton, Doctor of Divinity, 1836, 3 editions.

Membership

Member Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Means, 1800, 6 children including Jane Means (wife of President.

father:
Francis Appleton

mother:
Elizabeth (Hubbard) Appleton

spouse:
Elizabeth Means