1844-1845 [pro tem]
A.B. Jefferson Coll., 1825. A.M. and D. D. from Jefferson Coll. Studied theology under direction of the Presbytery of Beaver and licensed by the same, Oct., 1827. Ordained by the Presbytery of Steubenville, Nov. 19, 1828. Pastor, Ridge, O., 1828-36, Cadiz, O., 1828-37. Prof. Greek Language and Literature, Miami Univ., 1837-49. President pro. tem., Miami Univ., 1844-45. Resigned his professorship to establish an Academy at Indianapolis but died just as he was entering upon that work. Born, Washington Co., Pa., March 25, 1803. Died, Aug. 7, 1849. [MIAMI ALUMNI CATALOG, CENTENNIAL EDITION, p. xxiii].