1813–1887
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June 24, 1813, Litch­field, Con­nec­ti­cut.

March 8, 1887, Brook­lyn, New York.

Green-Wood Ce­me­te­ry, Brook­lyn, New York.

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Bro­ther of Har­ri­et Beech­er Stowe and Charles Beech­er, Henry’s ma­jor con­tri­bu­tion to hym­nol­o­gy was his Ply­mouth Col­lec­tion of Hymns and Tunes (New York: A. S. Barnes, 1855); it is named af­ter Ply­mouth Church, in Brook­lyn, New York, where he was pas­tor.