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Abiel Holmes

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Who is Abiel Holmes?

Abiel Holmes was an American Congregational clergyman and historian. He was the father of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. and grandfather of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

  • also known as Abiel Holms
  • born on (252 years ago) in Woodstock
  • nationality: United States of America
  • education: Yale University, graduated in
  • profession: Historian, writer
  • parent of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • died on (178 years ago)
  • written works: "A discourse, delivered at the opening of the new Almshouse in Cambridge, XVII September, MDCCCXVIII", "An address delivered before the American Antiquarian Society, in King's Chapel, Boston, on their second anniversary, October 24, 1814", "A discourse, delivered before the Society for Propagating the Gospel among the Indians and Others in North America", "A discourse, delivered at the Old South Church in Boston before the Society for Foreign Missions of Boston and the Vicinity, Jan. 1, 1813", "A discourse, delivered before the Society for Propogating the Gospel Among the Indians and Others in North America", "A sermon, delivered at Cambridge, 30 September, 1804, the first Lord's day after the interment of the Rev. Joseph Willard, S.T.D. LL. D., President of Harvard College, who died 25 September, 1804, √¶tat. LXVI", "An historical sketch of the English translations of the Bible", "A sermon delivered at the Episcopal church in Cambridge", "The history of Cambridge", "A sermon delivered at the inauguration of the Rev. Ebenezer Porter", "A sermon, delivered at the ordination of ... John Bartlett to the pastoral care of the Second Church in Marblehead, 22 May, 1811", "A sermon, delivered at the ordination of the Reverend William Bascom", "A sermon, delivered at the ordination of Rev. Thomas Brattle Gannett", "A sermon delivered at the ordination of the Rev. John Bartlett to the pastoral care of the Second Church in Marblehead, 22 May 1811", "A sermon, delivered at the ordination of ... Thomas Brattle Gannett to the pastoral care of the church in Cambridgeport, Jan. 19, 1814", "A sermon, delivered before the Massachusetts Missionary Society, at their annual meeting in Boston, May 29, 1804", "A sermon delivered before the convention of the Congregational ministers of Massachusetts, at their annual meeting in Boston, XXVII May MDCCCXIX", "A sermon preached at Brattle-Street Church, in Boston, and at Cambridge, April 25, 1799", "A sermon, preached at Cambridge, on the Lord's Day, December 29,1799", "A sermon, preached at Cambridge, the Lord's Day after the interment of His Excellency Increase Sumner", "A sermon preached October 20, 1802, at the ordination of the Rev. David Kendal", "A sermon, preached, December 10, 1800, at the ordination of the Reverand Otis Lane", "An address delivered before the Washington Benevolent Society at Cambridge, 5 July, 1813", "A discourse on the validity of presbyterian ordination", "A discourse, delivered at Plymouth, 22 December, 1806", "American annals, or, A chronological history of America", "A sermon, delivered at Cambridge 30 September, 1804, the first Lord's Day after the interment of ... Joseph Willard", "A sermon, preached at Cambridge, January 4, 1801, the first Lord's day in the nineteenth century", "A sermon, preached at the ordination of ... Jonathan Whitaker to the pastoral care of the church and society in Sharon, Massachusetts, February 27, 1799", "A sermon, preached at Cambridge, April 6, 1809, the day of the public fast"

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Google previewSupplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors (1878)

by Samuel Austin Allibone

Holloway, John Hollybushe, John Holme, John Holmes, Abiel Holmes, David Holmes ...

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