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Frederic William Boatwright
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1868
White Sulphur Springs
Greenbrier County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1951
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Educator and University President; Professor of modern languages at Richmond College from 1890 to 1895; He became President of Richmond College in 1895, at age 26, and served until 1946, a total of 51 years; He served as Chancellor of the school, which had become the University of Richmond in 1920, from 1946 until his death in 1951; The main library of the University of Richmond was dedicated as the Boatwright Memorial Library in 1955. 
 
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 Parents:
  Reuben Baker Boatwright (1831 - 1913)
  Maria Elizabeth Woodruff Boatwright (1846 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Thomas Boatwright (1869 - 1946)*
 
 Sibling:
  Frederic William Boatwright (1868 - 1951)
  Martha Susan Boatwright Clark (1871 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: University of Richmond lot
 
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Dec 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6990499
Frederic William Boatwright
Added by: George Seitz
 
Frederic William Boatwright
Added by: Garver Graver
 
Frederic William Boatwright
Added by: George Seitz
 
 
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- RLS
 Added: Dec. 28, 2007
At age 27 president of Richmond College.
- George Seitz
 Added: Jul. 11, 2006
Born in White Sulphur Springs,West Virginia.
- PL
 Added: Nov. 24, 2003
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