Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)

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Henry David (Henry David) Thoreau
Born in Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Died in Concord, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts, USAmap
Thoreau-1 created 27 Mar 2011 | Last modified | Last edit: 13 Mar 2017
12:22: Morgan Schornik edited the data for Henry David Thoreau. [Thank Morgan for this]
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Henry David Thoreau b. July 12, 1817, Concord, Middlesex Co., Mass.; writer, naturalist, philosopher, pencil maker, surveyor, Transcendentalist, inspector of snow storms. Most famous work "Walden".

He died May 6, 1862, Concord, Middlesex Co., Mass.; bu. New Burying Ground, Concord, in the Dunbar family plot; moved with other family members to Author’s Ridge in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord (essentially, up the street) in the 1870s.

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On 12 Apr 2014 at 11:35 GMT K E wrote:

Henry David Thoreau (/θəˈroʊ, ˈθɔroʊ, ˈθoʊroʊ/; July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, and leading transcendentalist.[2] He is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay Resistance to Civil Government (also known as Civil Disobedience), an argument for disobedience to an unjust state.

I think wikitree should show his dates



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