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Thompson, Josiahlocked

(c. 1724–1806)
  • David L. Wykes


Thompson, Josiah (c. 1724–1806), Particular Baptist minister and historian, was born at Shrewsbury, the son of the Revd Josiah Thompson (1692–1780), Baptist minister. He was born in the same parish as the Revd Job Orton (1717–1783), with whom he later corresponded for many years. From October 1742 he was educated for the nonconformist ministry at ...

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