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Claypool, Austin B. (Austin Bingley)



  • Existence: December 1, 1823 - January 16, 1906

Biographical Information

Austin Bingley Claypool served as a trustee on the Purdue University Board of Trustees from 1874-1875.

Claypool was born in 1823. He lived in Connersville in Fayette, County. In 1846, he married Hannah Ann Petty and they had at least five children: Virginia, Elizabeth, Mary, Marcus, and Frank Jay.

Austin Claypool died in 1906.


Johnston, T. and Hand, H. (1940). Trustees and the officers of Purdue University, 1865-1940. Purdue University. West Lafayette, IN. Retrieved from:


Austin Bingley Claypool. (2022). Find a grave. Retrieved from:

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Virginia Nilles collection on Virginia Claypool Meredith

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 2022-069