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January 27

James Freeman Clarke

1844 – James Freeman Clarke announced the opening of Meadville Theological School in Pennsylvania. It opened without endowment. Read more about James Freeman Clarke.

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Burleigh, Celia C. (1829-1875)

Celia Burleigh was the first woman ordained to the Unitarian ministry. Little is known of Burleigh’s ... Read More
Lucy Stone

Stone, Lucy (1818-1893)

An ancestor of Lucy Stone arrived in Massachusetts in 1635, and a grandfather was a captain ... Read More

Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. (1922-2007)

Kurt Vonnegut Jr. was born on November 11, 1922. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana to ... Read More
George Putnam

Putnam, George (1807-1878)

George Putnam was born at Sterling, Massachusetts, August 16, 1807. His father, Andrew Putnam, was a ... Read More