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Grand Consuls


Grand Consul Name, University, Grad Year, (Term of Office)

  1. John S. McMillin, DePauw 1876 (1882-1884)
  2. J. Howard Ferris, Denison 1876 (1884-1886)
  3. Orville S. Brumback, Wooster 1876 (1886-1888)
  4. Frank M. Elliot, Northwestern 1877 (1888-1890)
  5. Walter L. Fisher, Hanover 1883 (1890-1892)
  6. Reginald Fendall, George Washington 1864 (1892-1895)
  7. Benjamin Piatt Runkle, Miami (OH) 1857 (1895-1897)
  8. William L. Dudley, Cincinnati 1880 (1897-1899)
  9. Joseph C. Nate, Illinois Wesleyan 1890 (1899-1901)
  10. Robert Farnham, George Washington 1864 (1901-1903)
  11. Orla B. Taylor, Michigan 1886 (1903-1905)
  12. Robert E. James, Bucknell 1869 (1905-1907)
  13. Charles Alling, Hanover 1888 (1907-1909)
  14. George Ade, Purdue 1887 (1909-1911)
  15. Hamilton Douglas Sr., Michigan 1887 (1911-1913)
  16. Newman Miller, Albion 1893 (1913-1915)
  17. Wilbur P. Allen, Texas-Austin 1901 (1915-1917)
  18. William C. Henning, DePauw 1890 (1917-1919)
  19. Lawrence DeGraff, Chicago 1898 (1919-1921)
  20. Stephen T. Mather, California-Berkeley 1887 (1921)
  21. Joseph T. Miller, Wooster 1893 (1921-1923)
  22. Harry S. New, Butler 1879 (1923-1925)
  23. Roy T. Osborn, Kansas 1900 (1925-1927)
  24. Herbert C. Arms, Illinois 1895 (1927-1929)
  25. A.P. Thomson, Southern California 1897 (1929-1931)
  26. Dr. Daniel Laurence, Cincinnati 1894 (1931-1933)
  27. Hamilton Douglas, Vanderbilt 1908 (1933-1935)
  28. Ralph F. Potter, Illinois Wesleyan 1890 (1935-1937)
  29. L.G. Balfour, Indiana 1907 (1937-1939)
  30. Dr. Frederick Scheuch, Purdue 1893 (1939-1941)
  31. Dr. William B. Ricks, North Carolina 1889 (1941-1943)
  32. Ben S. Fisher, Illinois 1913 (1943-1945)
  33. Charles F. Rough, Illinois 1915 (1945-1946)
  34. Patrick J. Hurley, George Washington 1913 (1946-1948)
  35. Sam C. Bullock, Oregon 1918 (1948-1949)
  36. John Neal Campbell, Vanderbilt 1914 (1949-1952)
  37. Ron. Stanley N. Barnes, California-Berkeley 1922 (1952-1955)
  38. J. Dwight Peterson, Indiana 1919 (1955-1957)
  39. Edward S. Farrow, MIT 1920 (1957-1959)
  40. Richard S. Doyle, George Washington 1917 (1959-1961)
  41. William P. Huffman, Denison 1911 (1961-1963)
  42. Harry V. Wade, Wabash & Cornell 1926 (1963-1965)
  43. Hon. Bolon B. Turner, George Washington 1922 (1965-1967)
  44. Floyd R. Baker, Nebraska 1937 (1967-1969)
  45. Norman C. Brewer Jr., Mississippi 1935 (1969-1971)
  46. John W. Graham, Q.C., Toronto 1933 (1971-1973)
  47. M. Craig Nason Jr., Southern California 1926 (1973-1975)
  48. Dr. Charles M. Thatcher, Michigan 1943 (1975-1977)
  49. James F. Bash, Butler 1949 (1977-1979)
  50. S. Jack McDuff, Arizona 1951 (1979-1981)
  51. Dr. George H. Jones Jr., Louisiana State 1942 (1981-1983)
  52. Gardner B. Allen, Emory 1928 (June 1983 -August 1983)
  53. Marvin "Swede" Johnson, Arizona 1950 (1983-1985)
  54. Keith B. Sorensen, Utah 1962 (1985-1987)
  55. Thomas F. Bell, Mississippi State 1935 (1987-1989)
  56. Robert E. Joseph, Willamette 1957 (1989-1991)
  57. Joel L. Cunningham, Tennessee-Chattanooga 1965 (1991-1993)
  58. Murray K. McComas, Pennsylvania 1958 (1993-1995)
  59. Richard E. Hester, Ball State 1977 (1995-1997)
  60. Douglas McWhirter, Toronto-Ryerson 1958 (1997-1999)
  61. Arthur H. “Buddy” Metcalf, Auburn 1969 (1999-2001)
  62. Douglas R. Carlson, Minnesota 1973 (2001-2003)
  63. Lee A. Beauchamp, Texas A&M-College Station 1975 (2003-2005)
  64. Keith Krach, Purdue 1979 (2005-2007)
  65. Robert H.W. Jones, Rensselaer 1973 (2007-2009)
  66. L. Wayne Tucker, Baylor 1985 (2009-2011)
  67. Dennis R. Santoli, Western Reserve 1967
  68. Michael A. Greenberg, Illinois Wesleyan 1982
  69. Michael A. Ursillo, Brown 1978

Second Grand Consul Howard Ferris - Denison 1876 (1884-86)
Fourteenth Grand Consul George Ade - Purdue 1887 (1909-11)
Twenty-Seventh Grand Consul Hamilton Douglas - Vanderilt 1908 (1933-35)
Twenty-Ninth Grand Consul LG Balfour - Indiana 1907 (1937-39)
Thirtieth Grand Consul Frederick Scheuch - Purdue 1893 (1939-41)
Thirty-Fourth Grand Consul Patrick Hurley - George Washington 1913 (1946-48)
Thirty-Eighth Grand Consul J Dwight Peterson - Indiana 1919 (1955-57)
Forty-Sixth Grand Consul John Graham - Toronto 1933 (1971-73)
Sixty-Second Grand COnsul Douglas Carlson - Minnesota 1973 (2001-2003)
Sixty-Third Grand Consul Lee Beauchamp - Texas A&M-College Station 1975 (2003-2005)

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A NORTHERN CONFEDERATE AT JOHNSON'S ISLAND PRISON: The Civil War Diaries of James Parks Caldwell
George H. Jones
51st Grand Consul

McFarland & Co., 2010.


Sigma Chi Founder, Caldwell fought for the Confederacy and spent 18 months in the Union's Johnson's Island prison. While there he kept a diary on prison conditions, the politics of the day, and his personal interests.

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