Bushnell, Calvin a Presbyterian minister, was born at Saybrook, Conn., in 1781. He graduated at Williams College, Mass., in 1809; studied theology under Dr. David Porter; was licensed by the Oneida Presbytery in 1812; labored as a domestic missionary in Western New York for nearly twenty years, and after 1835 in the West. He died at Lisbon, Ill., May 15,1864. See Wilson, Presb. Hist. Almanac, 1865, p. 159.