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Augustus Storrs

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Birthplace: Mansfield Twp, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States
Death: March 03, 1892 (74)
Mansfield Twp, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Royal Storrs and Eunice Storrs
Husband of Antoinette Charlotte Storrs
Father of Marie Antionette Storrs
Brother of Royal Otis Storrs; Eunice Freeman Anderson; Charles Whiting Storrs; Abigail Robinson and Sarah Potter

Occupation: Founded Storrs Agricultural School Mansfield Connecticut
Managed by: Grace Landfield Weatherall
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About Augustus Storrs

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_and_Augustus_Storrs

Charles Storrs (January 24, 1822 – September 1, 1884)[1] and Augustus Storrs (June 4, 1817 – March 3, 1892)[2] were American business partners and brothers who played a key role in establishing the Storrs Agricultural School (now the University of Connecticut) in 1881.

Along with his brother Charles, donated land for the University of Connecticut: http://www.uconn.edu/history/beginning/


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Augustus Storrs's Timeline

1817
June 4, 1817
Mansfield Twp, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States
1848
October 3, 1848
1892
March 3, 1892
Age 74
Mansfield Twp, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States
March 3, 1892
Age 74
New Storrs Cemetery, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States