Born: 26 April 1769
Died: 18 May 1851
Biography Son of Thomas Odiorne (1733-1819) and Joanna Gilman (1739-1829). New Hampshire poet, graduate of Dartmouth (1791), who wrote The Progress of Refinement (1792), a long romantic poem displaying a philosophical interest in nature. (No Wikipedia page)
- Odiorne, Thomas. 1792. The progress of refinement, a poem in three books, to which are added a poem on fame and miscellanies. Boston, Massachusetts: Young and Etheridge. 176 pp.