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1775 – Born on the 12th of October in New Haven, Connecticut. Worked as a boy in an uncle’s blacksmith shop and on his farm. 1797 – Graduated from Yale, having studied theology under Timothy Dwight. 1798-1810 – Preached in the Presbyterian church at East Hampton, Long Island and ordained in 1799. 1810-1826 – Congregational ..

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US abolitionist and novelist   wrote novels "Uncle Tom's Cabin, or, Life Among the Lowly" 1852 (previously published serially in "The National Era" 1851-1852), "Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp" 1856, "The Minister's Wooing" 1859, "The Pearl of Orr's Island" 1862, "Oldtown Folks" 1869   daughter of Lyman Beecher   sister of Henry ..

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