Thaddeus Mason Harris Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1787, A.M., 1790, S.T.D. (honorary), 1813.
Ordained minister Unitarian Church, 1793. Pastor 1st Church, Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1793-1839. Disliked denominational titles, believed doctrine of Trinity to be contradictory, believed in atonement and supernatural grace.
Edited Massachusetts Magazine, 1795, 96. Librarian Massachusetts History Society, 1837-1842. Superintendent public schools, Dorchester.
Satirized by Leonard Withington (writing under name John Oldbury) as Doctor Snivelwell in The Puritan. Author: Discourses in Favor of Free.
Married Mary Dix, January 28, 1795, 1 son, Thaddeus William.