Class of 1792

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Portrait of Ninian Edwards

Ninian Edwards was born in Montgomery County, Maryland on March 17, 1775 to Benjamin and Margaret Edwards, a well-connected political family. He attended Dickinson with the class of 1792 but left before the completion of his degree and took up...

College Relationship: Alumnus/Alumna
Year: Class of 1792

Isaac Wayne was born in 1772, the youngest of two children and the only son of Anthony and Mary Penrose Wayne of Chester County, Pennsylvania. Anthony Wayne was a distinguished Revolutionary War general who had served with Washington at Valley...

College Relationship: Alumnus/Alumna
Year: Class of 1792
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