Webster, Josiah, 1772-1837
- Existence: 1772 - 1837
Josiah Webster was born on January 17, 1772, in Chester, New Hampshire. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1798, and was ordained to the ministry at Essex, Massachusetts in 1799. In 1808, Webster became Congregational minister in Hampton, New Hampshire where he founded Hampton Academy two years later. Webster died on March 27, 1837.
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Identifier: Mss 798940
Scope and Contents Dipolma of Josiah Webster
Identifier: Mss 803403
Overview In English.
Overview Josiah Webster (1772-1837), Congregational minister in Hampton, NH. Dartmouth College Class of 1798. Consists of manuscripts of eight of his sermons.