1754–1841

Introduction

Born: May 15, 1754, Graf­ton, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Died: Jan­u­a­ry 14, 1841, North Ad­ams, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Buried: Che­shire Ce­me­te­ry, Che­shire, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

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Biography

A Bap­tist min­is­ter, Le­land be­gan preach­ing at age 20. From 1776–90, he was in Vir­gin­ia, and there­af­ter in Mas­sa­chu­setts, most­ly at Che­shire.

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