6; dismissed July 1, 1877.
J. Lewis Merrill, present minister, installed Jan. 3, 1878.
The deacons of the church previous to 1859, were—
Luke Wyman and Miles Gardner, elected 1842.
John Field went to Boston from Peterborough, N. H., in 1831, and engaged in the hide and leather business under the firm of Field & Converse, in which he was eminently successful.
He died July 31, 1876, aged 66.
See portrait and sketch in History of Peterborough, N. H. He was remarkable Peterborough, N. H. He was remarkable for his systematic generosity to benevolent objects.
He quietly gave his name and his influence to every good word and work.
Rev. Daniel R. Cady, D. D., d. at Westboroa, May 17, 1879.
He was born in Malta, Saratoga Co., N. Y., Oct. 8, 1813, and graduated at Williams College in 1838.
After studying and practising law two years, he studied for the ministry, and graduated at Andover in 1846.
He was ordained at Rutland, Mass., the same year, and preached there four years; was then settled in