A Centurial History Of The Mendon Association Of Congregational Ministers; With The Centennial…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1853 Excerpt: ... Wrentham, 15 November, 1838, and died in Wrentham. Their children were, 1. Francis, grad. Brown, 1840, and now practising Law. 2. Henry Stewart, grad. Brown, 1841, now a Lawyer in California. 3. Mary and Louisa. Mr. Wheaton excelled in an intimate acquaintance with the classics, and his talents as an instructor, drew many youth to him for qualification for college. "As a preacher he was instructive, animated, and animating. His delivery was uncommonly rapid, yet natural, and made him a highly acceptable preacher. His conciliating deportment, amiable temper, and dignified, yet unaffected manners won the affections of those who were not always pleased with his theological sentiments, which closely resemble those of his predecessor, and were decidedly what are termed Hopkinsian. He united his people when they were not a little discordant, and retained their respect, confidence, and affection, to the close of his life. Humility was the distinguishing feature of his piety: and it shone with brightness during his long and painful sickness." Mr. Wheaton published several occasional sermons. Among them: 1. A Fast Sermon, on the Equality of Mankind, and the Evils of Slavery: 1820. 2. A Funeral Sermon of Miss Sarah Emmons: 1823. 3. Dedication Sermon of the meeting-house, Holliston, 5 Nov., 1823. 39. REV. THOMAS WILLIAMS, The son of Joseph Williams, was born in Pomfret, Ct., 5 Nov., 1779, graduated at Yale College, 1800, and A. M. in His immigrant Ancestor was Robert Williams, of Roxbury, from course: also A. M. at Brown Univ., 1814. After graduation, he taught a Colored school in Boston, of a hundred scholars. In 1804, May, he was approbated to preach, by the Windham Evangelical Association, when he returned to Boston, and officiated as chaplain to the alm...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1853 Excerpt: ... Wrentham, 15 November, 1838, and died in Wrentham. Their children were, 1. Francis, grad. Brown, 1840, and now practising Law. ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.2 inPublished:May 13, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217667783

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