1849–1922

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Born: Oc­to­ber 25, 1849, Mal­den, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Died: June 22, 1922.

Buried: New­ton Ce­me­te­ry, New­ton, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Biography

John was the son of John Green­leaf Ad­ams and Ma­ry Hall Bar­rett, and hus­band of Mir­i­am Priest Ho­vey (mar­ried 1883)

He at­tend­ed high schools in Pro­vi­dence, Rhode Is­land, and Low­ell, Mas­sa­chu­setts. He grad­u­at­ed from Tufts Col­lege, Mas­sa­chu­setts (AB 1870) and Har­vard Di­vin­i­ty School, Cam­bridge, Mas­sa­chu­setts (BD 1872).

He served pas­tor­ates at:

He be­came a trust­ee of Tufts Col­lege in 1880, and of the Un­i­ver­sal­ist Gen­er­al Con­ven­tion in 1895.

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