Henry Barnard Chancellor 1859-1860
  • Accepted the offer of the office of chancellor on January 12, 1859
  • Inaugurated Commencement Day, July 27, 1859
  • Born in Hartford, Connecticut on January 24, 1811
  • Graduated from Yale in 1830
  • Away from Wisconsin for over half of the time that he was chancellor and never moved his family to Madison
  • He sent his resignation to the regents from Connecticut in June 1860