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Humphrey, Heman, D.D.

a Congregational minister, was born at Simsbury, Connecticut, March 26, 1779. He graduated from Yale College in 1805; was pastor of the Congregational Church in Fairfield from 1807 to 1817; in Pittstield, Massachusetts, from 1817 to 1823; president of Amherst College from 1823 to 1845; and then retired to Pittsfield, where he died, April 13, 1861. Dr. Humphrey was the author of, Tour in France, etc. (2 volumes): Domestic Education: Letters of a Son in the Ministry: Life and Writings of Professor W. Fiske: Life of T.H. Gallaudet: Sketches of the Hiistory of Revivals. See Appleton's Annual Cyclop. 1861, page 542.

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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Humphrey, Heman, D.D.'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.

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