Henry Ward Beecher
|Died||March 8, 1887 (aged 73)|
|Occupation||Congregational Clergyman, abolitionist|
|Spouse(s)||Eunice White Beecher|
|Parent(s)||Lyman and Roxana Beecher|
Henry Ward Beecher (June 24, 1813 – March 8, 1887) was an American clergyman, social reformer, and speaker. As the pastor of a Congregational church in Brooklyn he became famous for his work to end slavery.