Class of 1802

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William Wilkins (1779-1865)

William Wilkins was born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania on December 20, 1779, one of ten children of Captain John Wilkins, an influential Presbyterian land-owner who later went into business in Pittsburgh, and his wife Catherine Rowan. His sister, Nancy Wilkins, married Ebenezer Denny, the first...

College Relationship: Alumnus/Alumna
Year: Class of 1802
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