December 22, 1808, Monson, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

December 16, 1832, New York City.

Marble Cemetery, Manhattan, New York.

Dutton was the son of Deodatus Dutton, Sr., and Lydia Haskell.

By age 14, he was playing the organ at Center Church in Hartford, Con­nec­ti­cut. He attended Brown Un­i­ver­si­ty, Pro­vi­dence, Rhode Is­land, and Washington (now Trinity) College (graduated 1828), and was licensed to preach by the Third Presbytery of New York. However, he never received a pastorate, and was still pursuing his studies at the time of his death. His works in­clude:

  1. O Where Can the Soul Find Relief?
  1. Woodstock

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