Mann, Newton M. (1836-1926) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Mann, Newton M. (1836-1926)
Variant Name: Mann, N. M.
Historical Note: Born in Cazenovia, New York, Newton M. Mann was a Unitarian minister, author, and poet, "said to have been the first clergyman in America to publicly expound the doctrine of evolution from the pulpit." (New York Times, July 26, 1926)
Sources: Newspaper obituaries, online genealogical sources.
Note Author: Aaron M. Lisec