1813–1887
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June 24, 1813, Litch­field, Con­nec­ti­cut.

March 8, 1887, Brook­lyn, New York.

Green-Wood Cemetery, Brook­lyn, New York.

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Brother of Har­ri­et Beech­er Stowe and Charles Beech­er, his major contribution to hymnology was his Ply­mouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes (New York: A. S. Barnes, 1855); it is named after Ply­mouth Church, in Brook­lyn, New York, where he was pastor.