July 9, 1799, Exeter, New Hampshire.
May 28, 1847, Springfield, Massachusetts.
Oliver attended Harvard University, taught at an academy in Exeter (1817–18), then studied theology at the Cambridge Divinity School. He began preaching in 1819, and became pastor of the Unitarian church in Springfield, Massachusetts, where he served the rest of his life. He had a twin brother, Oliver William Peabody, who was also a Unitarian minister (at Burlington, Vermont), and also died in 1847.
Peabody’s works include:
Peabody’s burial place