Colonial Nine: Some Comparisons

Colonial Nine Colleges: Some Comparisons
Graduates % %
College Founded Location  1769-75 Per Year Ministers  Ministers Loyalists
Harvard 1636 Cambridge, Mass. 308 46 ? 16%
William & Mary 1693 Williamsburg, Va. N/A N/A
Yale 1701 New Haven, Ct. 188 27 68 36% 10%
College of New Jersey 1746 Princeton, NJ 150 21 72 48% 2%
King’s College 1754 New York, N.Y. 44 6 2 5% >50%
College of Philadelphia 1755 Philadelphia, Pa. 50 7 6 12% 25%
College of Rhode Island 1766 Providence, RI 44 6 14 32% <10%
Queen’s College 1768 New Brunswick, NJ 15 7 2 13% <10%
Dartmouth 1769 Hanover, NH 31 6 23 74% <10%
830 126 187

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