1803 – Born on the 23rd of April in Cumberland, Rhode Island.
1813 – He was raised a Six-Principle Baptist when his family was converted in a Christian Connexion revival.
1822 – Ballou married Abigail Sayles.
1837 – Ballou publicly announced he was an abolitionist.
1838 – Ballou converted to Christian Nonresistance.
1839 – He compose Standard of Practical Christianity and a few ministerial colleagues and laymen.
1840 – Convinced his Christian convictions would not allow him to live in the worldly governments any longer.
1841 – Adin and the Practical Christians purchased a farm west of Milford, Massachusetts and named it Hopedale.
1843 – He served as president of the New England Non-resistance Society.
1846 – He made anti-slavery lecture tours in Pennsylvania.
1848 – New York he made anti-slavery lecture lecture.
1854 – Wrote Practical Christian Socialism as an apologetic for the Hopedale Community.
1866 – Ballou was also involved with the Universal Peace Union.
1880 – Wrote "The History of Milford" in honor of the town’s centennial.
1890 – Adin Ballou died on 5th of August .