Born: Ap­ril 6, 1810, Sand­is­field, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Died: Jan­u­ary 14, 1876, West­on, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Died: Lin­wood Cem­e­te­ry, West­on, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Sears at­tend­ed Un­ion Coll­ege in Sche­nec­ta­dy, New York, and Har­vard Di­vin­i­ty School. He served at Un­i­tar­i­an church­es in Way­land, Lan­cas­ter, and Wes­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts. He al­so helped ed­it the Monthly Religious Magazine. His works in­clude:

Sources

Hymns

  1. Calm on the List­en­ing Ear of Night
  2. It Came upon the Mid­night Clear