1774 – Born on June 19th. An American clergyman.
1796 – Graduated from Harvard University.
1798 – He was an ordained pastor of the Cpngregational Church at West Newbury, Massachusetts.
1808-1846 – He was a professor at Andover Theological Seminary and later became the seminary’s chair of Christian theology.
– He wrote Lectures on the Inspiration of the Scriptures, Memoirs of American Missionaries, Examination of the Doctrine of Perfection, and Lectures on Church Government.
1848 – His last book, History of Andover Seminary, was completed by his son, Leonard Woods Jr.
1854 – He died on August 24th.