New London, Connecticut
Stockbridge, New York
Mohegan preacher, diarist, and hymn lyricist
Portrait: Samson Occum. Reproduced by permission of Archive Photos, Inc.
Samson Occom's A Sermon Preached at the Execution of Moses Paul, an Indian (1772) and A Choice Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: Intended for the Edification of Sincere Christians, of All Denom...