Members of the Clergy Who Preached 

the Annual Election Sermons 1638-1774

  • ABBOTT, Hull 1735

  • ADAMS, Amos 1759

  • ADAMS, William 1680

  • ALLEN, James 1664

  • ALLEN, James 1731

  • APPLETON, Nathaniel 1733

  • BAILEY, John 1692

  • BALCH, Thomas 1763

  • BARNARD, John 1718

  • BARNARD, Thomas 1758

  • BAXTER, Joseph 1716

  • BELCHER, Joseph 1698

  • BLOWERS, Thomas 1717

  • BRIDGE, Ebenezer 1752

  • BRIDGE, Thomas 1705

  • BROWN, John Jr. 1766

  • BROWNE, Edmund 1666

  • BULKLEY, Edward 1679

  • BYLES, Mather 1740

  • CHAUNCY, Charles 1734

  • CHECKLEY, Samuel 1725

  • CHECKLEY, Samuel Jr. 1757

  • CHEEVER, Samuel 1684

  • CLARK, Peter 1736

  • CLARKE, Jonas 1768

  • COLEMAN, Benjamin 1702, 1738

  • COOKE, Samuel 1753

  • COOPER, Samuel 1751

  • COOPER, William 1722

  • COTTON, John 1651

  • COTTON, Roland (Rowland) 1706

  • COTTON, Seaborn 1673

  • DANFORTH, John 1693

  • DANFORTH, Samuel 1667

  • DANFORTH, Samuel Jr. 1708

  • DUINBAR, Samuel 1748

  • ELIOT, Andrew Jr. 1750

  • FISKE, Moses 1694

  • FLINT (Flynt), Henry 1657

  • FLINT (Flynt), Josiah 1677

  • FORBES, Eli 1771

  • FOXCRAFT (Foxcroft), Thomas 1723

  • GAY, Ebenezer 1728

  • GIBBS, Henry 1704

  • GRAY, Ellis 1749

  • HALE, John 1683

  • HANCOCK, John Jr. ~730

  • HAVEN, Jason 1761

  • HIGGINSON, John 1662

  • HITCHCOCK, Gad 1765

  • HOBART, Nehemiah 1686

  • HOBART, Peter 1655

  • HOBBY, William 1747

  • HOOPER, William 1743

  • HOWARD, Simeon 1773

  • LATHROP (Lothrop) John 1774

  • LOCKE, Samuel 1762

  • MacCARTY, Thadeus 1755

  • MATHER, Cotton 1691, 1707

  • MATHER, Increase 1665, 1710

  • MATHER, Richard 1656

  • MATHER, Samuel 1739

  • MAYO, John 1658

  • MOODY, Joshua 1674, 1685

  • NOWELL, Samuel 1678

  • OAKES, Urian 1672

  • OXENBRIDGE, John 1670

  • PARSONS, Joseph 1744

  • PAYSON, Phillips 1769

  • PEABODY, Oliver 1732

  • PEMBERTON, Ebenezer 1701, 1709

  • PEMBERTON, Ebenezer Jr. 1756

  • PHILLIPS, Samuel 1675

  • PHILLIPS, Samuel 1741

  • PORTER, Samuel 1754

  • PRENTICE, Thomas 1745

  • PRINCE, Thomas 1721

  • RAWSON, Grindal 1703

  • RICHARDSON, John 1681

  • ROBBINS, Nathaniel 1772

  • SE WELL, Joseph 1714

  • SHEPARD, Thomas 1663

  • SHERMAN, Josiah 1760

  • SI-JUTE, Daniel 1767

  • STEVENS, Joseph 1715

  • STILLMAN, Samuel 1770

  • STODDARD, Samson 1713

  • SWIFT, John 1726

  • SYMMES, Thomas 1720

  • TAYLOR, John 1742

  • THATCHER, Peter 1695

  • THATCHER, Peter 1712

  • THATCHER, Thomas 1654, 1671

  • THAYER, Ebenezer 1724

  • TORREY, Samuel 1669

  • WADSWORTH , Benjamin 1700

  • WALDRON, William 1727

  • WALTER, Nathaniel 1746

  • WALTER, Nehemiah 1697, 1711

  • WARD, John 1661

  • WEBB, John 1719

  • WELSTEAD, William 1729

  • WHITING, Samuel 1660

  • WHITING, Samuel Jr. 1682

  • WIGGLES WORTH, Michael 1696

  • WILLARD, Samuel 1676, 1699

  • WILLIAMS, William Jr. 1737

  • WILSON, John 1638

  • WILSON, John Jr. 1668

  • WOODWARD, Samuel 1764

 

 

NOTE:  No records have been located for names of Clergymen who may have delivered Annual Sermons for the following years: 1639,1640,1641, 1642,1643,1645, 1646, 1647,1648,1649,1650,1652 and 1653; plus years of political disturbance under Governor Andros, when A & H was dormant (1687-1690).