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January 5

Olympia Brown1835 – Olympia Brown, a Universalist, was the first woman ordained to the ministry by a full denominational authority in. Read more about Olympia Brown.

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Henry Whitney Bellows

Bellows, Henry Whitney (1814-1882)

This distinguished preacher and organizer of the Unitarian faith was born in Boston, June 1, 1814 ... Read More
Adlai Stevenson

Stevenson, Adlai E. (1900-1965)

Heritage and Education Adlai Ewing Stevenson, governor of Illinois (1949-1953), Democratic candidate for President in 1952 ... Read More

Cummins, Robert (1897-1982)

Called “the modern architect of organized Universalism,” Cummins was born in Sydney, Ohio. After graduation from ... Read More
John Quincy Adams

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

The sixth president of the United States (1825-1829) was born during the American Revolution in a ... Read More