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 .
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