a digital library of Unitarian Universalist biographies, history, books, and media
the digital library of Unitarian Universalism
Home » This Day » January 9

January 9

Thomas Jefferson Sawyer

1804 – Thomas Jefferson Sawyer was born. He was a leading figure in Universalist education. He founded the Universalist Historical Society and was the dean of Tufts Divinity School. Read more about Thomas Jefferson Sawyer.

Series Navigation<< January 8January 10 >>

Notable in UU History
Linus Pauling

Pauling, Linus (1901-1994)

The biography of two-time Nobel laureate Linus Pauling may be just as extraordinary for its twists ... Read More
The second Harvard Seal

Oakes, Urian (1631-1681)

Biographical Introduction Another of the poets of Cambridge is Urian Oakes. Born in England, he came ... Read More
John Lowell, Jr.

Lowell, John, Jr. (1799-1836)

Francis Cabot Lowell, John's father, was the founder of cotton manufacturing in the United States. The ... Read More
Blanche Ames Ames

Ames, Blanche Ames (1878-1969)

Born in Lowell, Massachusetts to a prominent family, Blanche Ames was one of six children. Her ... Read More