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Rev Solomon Stoddard
Birth: Sep. 27, 1643
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1729
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Noted Puritan Religious Leader. Remembered as the author of "The Halfway Covenant." His views often clashed with mainstream Puritan ideas and foreshadowed much of modern theological thought.
Parents: Anthony Stoddard & Mary Downing
Wife: Esther Warham (bio by: Find A Grave) 
 
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 Parents:
  Anthony Stoddard (1600 - 1686)
  Mary Downing Stoddard (1615 - 1647)
 
 Spouse:
  Esther Warham Stoddard (1644 - 1736)
 
 Children:
  Mary Stoddard Meeks (1671 - 1734)*
  Esther Stoddard Edwards (1673 - 1770)*
  Christian Stoddard Williams (1676 - 1764)*
  Anthony Stoddard (1678 - 1760)*
  Sarah Stoddard Whitman (1680 - 1758)*
  John Stoddard (1681 - 1748)*
  Rebekah Stoddard Hawley (1685 - 1766)*
  Hannah Stoddard Williams (1688 - 1745)*
 
 Sibling:
  Solomon Stoddard (1643 - 1729)
  Christian Stoddard Bridge (1658 - 1711)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Here is intered
Rev. Mr. Solomon Stoddard AM
Sometime fellow of Harvard College, Pastor of ye Church in
Northampton, N.E. for near 60 years, who departed this Life 11 February 1729 and in the 85 year of his age: A Man of God, an able Minister of the New Testament, singularly qualified for that sacred Office and faithful therein: A light to the Churches in general, a peculiar blessing to this: Eminent for the holiness of his life, as remarkable for his peace at death.
 
Burial:
Bridge Street Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: James Cross
Record added: Aug 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7778410
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- Sylvia Hertel
 Added: Mar. 6, 2017
Rest in peace, from your 9th great grandson.
- Lawrence Stoddard
 Added: Nov. 3, 2016
I'm loving seeing all of the notes to our shared ancestor! In a couple weeks I'll preach on covenant and welcoming all, just as Solomon was the first to do in my denominational history. Thank you, 8th-great-grandfather, for the sermon inspiration!
- Elizabeth A
 Added: Sep. 14, 2016
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