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Clergyman

Samuel Deane, American clergyman.

Background

Deane, Samuel was born on July 10, 1733 in Dedham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Samuel and Rachel (Dwight) Deane.

Education

Graduated from Harvard, 1760, Master of Arts. Doctor of Divinity, Brown U., 1790.

Career

Tutor and librarian Harvard, 1760-1763. Ordained to ministry Congregational Church, 1764. Colleague of Review Thomas Smith, Portland, Maine, 1764-1775.

Vice president and trustee Bowdoin College, 1794-1813. Pastor, Portland, 1795-1814. Author: The New England Farmer or Georical Dictionary, 1790.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The New England Farmer or Georical Dictionary, 1790.

Connections

Married Eunice Pearson, April.

father:
Samuel Deane

mother:
Rachel (Dwight) Deane

spouse:
Eunice Pearson