September 23, 1858, Winchendon, Massachusetts.

June 29, 1917, Brunswick, Maine.

Pine Grove Cemetery, Brunswick, Maine.


Hyde lost both parents an early age, and grew up with relatives in Keene, New Hampshire. He was educated at Phillips Exeter Academy (1875); Harvard University (bachelor’s degree 1879); Union Theological Seminary, New York City (1879–80); and Andover Theological Seminary, Newton, Massachusetts (1882). He was ordained a Congregational minister in 1883, and pastored in Paterson, New Jersey (1883–85), then served as president of Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine (1885–1917). His works include:

  1. Creation’s Lord, We Give Thee Thanks