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Horatio Balch Hackett (1808–1875)

Hackett, Horatio Balch. An American Baptist divine; born at Salisbury, MA, Dec. 27, 1808; died at Rochester, NY, Nov. 2, 1875. He was one of the committee of New Testament revision, and with Ezra Abbot edited the American edition of Smith’s ‘Bible Dictionary’ (1868–70). His chief work was a ‘Commentary on Acts’ (1851); besides which he wrote ‘Memorials of Christian Men in the War’ (1864); ‘Tour in the Holy Land’ (new. ed. 1882); etc.