Lloyd, Alfred Henry
- Ignas K. Skrupskelis
Lloyd, Alfred Henry (03 January 1864–11 May 1927), philosopher and university administrator, was born in Montclair, New Jersey, the son of Henry Huggins Lloyd and Anna Mary Badger. After refusing an offer of financial support to prepare for the Congregationalist ministry, the religion in which he was born and reared, Lloyd chose Harvard and supported himself by fellowships and tutoring. He graduated in 1886. He taught for a year at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, before returning to Harvard for graduate work in philosophy. He received his doctorate in 1893, writing a dissertation on freedom. Lloyd’s main teachers at Harvard were ...