in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian and Quasi-Christian Cults and Sects; Theology. 1058 words.
Willard, Samuel (31 January 1640–12 September 1707), Puritan clergyman and theologian, was born in Concord, Massachusetts, the son of Simon Willard and Mary Sharpe. Simon Willard was one of...