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Horace Eaton

Birthplace: Warner, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
Death: Died in Palmyra, Wayne, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Eaton and Mary Eaton
Brother of Hiram Eaton

Occupation: Silversmith, watchmaker, minister
Managed by: Erica Howton
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About Horace Eaton

Silversmith and watchmaker

  Events in his life were:

  • Apprenticed in 1824 to Hiram Eaton in Saint Albans VT
  • He worked c 1830 as a silversmith and watchmaker in Bennington VT
  • He spent only a short time working as a journeyman before enrolling at Phillips Academy and later Dartmouth College to study theology. He graduated in 1839 and continued his studies at the Union Theological Seminary, graduating in 1843. During this time he continued his trade, working as an itinerant smith and watchmaker. He formally took up the pulpit in 1849 at Palmyra NY.


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Horace Eaton's Timeline

October 7, 1810
Warner, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
October 21, 1883
Age 73
Palmyra, Wayne, New York, United States