Lyman Beecher Photo

Lyman Beecher

Born: Oct 12, 1775

Death: Jan 10, 1863

Birthplace: New Haven

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Lyman Beecher

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1775
Date of Death : Jan 10, 1863
Birth Place : New Haven

Lyman Beecher was a Presbyterian minister, American Temperance Society co-founder and leader, and the father of 13 children, many of whom became noted figures, including Harriet Beecher Stowe, Henry Ward Beecher, Charles Beecher, Edward Beecher, Isabella Beecher Hooker, Catharine Beecher and Thomas K. Beecher. He is credited as a leader of the Second Great Awakening of the United States.

Profession


  • Politician

Spouse


  • Roxana Beecher
  • Harriet Beecher
  • Lydia Beecher

Children


  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Henry Ward Beecher
  • Catharine Beecher
  • Isabella Beecher Hooker
  • Edward Beecher
  • Charles Beecher
  • Thomas K. Beecher
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