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|Born||19 December 1762|
Belchertown, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts
|Died||29 August 1849 (86) |
Boylston, Worcester Co., Massachusetts
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College (1790) |
Ethan Smith (December 19, 1762 - September 5, 1849) was an American Congregationalist clergyman and author of View of the Hebrews, an 1823 book that traced the origins of Native Americans to the Lost Tribes of Israel.
- Smith, Ethan (1811), A Dissertation on the Prophecies Relative to Antichrist and the Last Times; Exhibiting the Rise, Character, and Overthrow of that Terrible Power: and a Treatise on the Seven Apocalyptic Vials, Charlestown, Massachusetts: Printed and sold by Samuel T. Armstrong, https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008925919
- Smith, Ethan (1814), A Key to the Figurative Language of the Prophecies
- Smith, Ethan (1821), A View of the Trinity: A Treatise on the Character of Jesus Christ, and on the Trinity in Unity of the Godhead; with Quotations from the primitive Fathers., https://archive.org/details/viewtrinityatre00smitgoog
- Smith, Ethan (1823), View of the Hebrews: Exhibiting the Destruction of Jerusalem; the Certain Restoration of Judah and Israel; the Present State of Judah and Israel; and an Address of the Prophet Isaiah Relative to Their Restoration, Poultney, (Vt.): Printed and Published by Smith & Shute, https://archive.org/details/viewhebrewsexhi00smitgoog
- Smith, Ethan (1833), A Key to the Revelation: In Thirty-Six Lectures, Taking the Whole Book in Course, New York: J. & J. Harper, https://archive.org/details/keytorevelation01smitgoog
- Smith, Ethan (1839), Prophetic Catechism, to Lead to the Study of the Prophetic Scriptures. In Questions and Answers., Boston: Crocker & Brewster, https://www.google.com/books/edition/Prophetic_Catechism_to_lead_to_the_study/l0RVAAAAcAAJ
- ↑ "Death of a Venerable Clergyman", Bangor Daily Whig and Courier (Bangor, Maine): 2, 8 September 1949, https://www.newspapers.com/image/663823071
- ↑ https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31024079/ethan-smith
- ↑ Chapman, George T. (1867), "Alumni 1790", Sketches of the Alumni of Dartmouth College, Cambridge: Riverside Press, p. 56-57, https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc2.ark:/13960/t4kk9gd2k&view=1up&seq=60&q1=Ethan%20Smith, "Ethan Smith, the son of Dea. Elijah and Sybil (Worthington) Smith, was born at Belchertown. Ms, Dec. 19, 1762, and died at Boylston, Ms, Aug. 29, 1849, AE. 86. He studied divinity with the Rev. Dr Eden Burroughs of Hanover and the Rev. Dr Asa Burton, D.C. 1777, of Thetford, Vt; was ordained pastor of the Cong. Ch. at Haverhill, Jan. 25, 1792; dismissed June 23, 1799; installed pastor at Hopkinton, Mar. 12, 1800; dismissed Dee. 16, 1817; had pastoral charge of the Presb. Ch. at Hebron, N. Y. in 1818; installed pastor at Poultney, Vt, Nov. 21, 1821; dismissed in Dec. 1826; installed pastor at Hanover, Ms, May 16, 1827; dismissed Jan. 12, 1832; was then City Missionary at Boston, Ms, till old age suspended his labours. He published, 'A view of the Hebrews;' 'A key to the Revelation;' 'Prophetick Catechism;' 'A view of the Trinity;' 'A key to the figurative language of the Prophecies;' 'Memoirs of Mrs Abigail Bailey;' 'Four lectures on the Subjects and Modes of Baptism,' and 10 occasional discourses. He married Bathsheba, dau. of the Rev. David Sanford of Medway, Ms, Feb. 4, 1793. Lyndon Arnold Smith, D.C. 1817, was his son."