Thomas Hooker Award

Every year the Ancient Burying Ground Associations bestows the Thomas Hooker Award to individuals for their leadership, entrepreneurship, and community service. Past award recipients have included Ellsworth Grant (1987); Dorothy Archibald, The Honorable William O’Neill (1988); James English, Jr. and Shepherd Holcombe (1989); David Coffin (1990); Eunice Groark (1991); Appleton Seaverns (1992); Dr. Edythe Gaines and Charles Kaman (1993); John M.K. Davis and Michael Peters (1994); William Peelle (1995); Wilson Wilde (1996); Morrison Beach (1997); Geno Auriemma and Mercedes Croutch (1998); Wilson Faude (1999); Helen & Harry Gray (2000); Dollie & Jackie McLean (2001); James B. Lyon (2003); John B. Stewart, Jr. (2004); Marty Flanders and Kathy Marr (2005); David Ransom and David W. Dangremond (2006); John H. Riege (2007); Coleman H. & Jo Champlin Casey (2008); Henry & Judy Zachs (2009); Walter W. Woodward (2010); Ted & Sally Carrier (2011); Nancy Macy and Robert L. Painter, MD (2012).

The Ancient Burying Ground Association gratefully acknowledges the following individuals for their contributions received in association with the 25th Annual Thomas Hooker Awards.

John Avignone
Deetsie and Will Bradford
Richard and Carla Bue
Coleman H. and Jo Champlin Casey
Katherine Dimancescu
Lynn Ferrari and Virginia Seeley
Frank Gordon-Quiroga
Susie and Ross Hatch
Nancy Leet Hetzel
Roger and Nora Howard
Dr. Edward Johnson
Karen A. Kelleher
Bill and Joyce Magee
Nancy Macy & Robert L. Painter
Dave & Mary Palin
Pat and Linda Proctor
Mary and Joe Sargent
Tim and Gerri Sullivan
Judith Wawro