Gadsby, William (1773–1844), Strict and Particular Baptist minister, was born at Attleborough, Nuneaton, on 3 January 1773. His father was a poor road mender. As a boy he had a scanty elementary education until he was thirteen, then led a particularly wild life, but was converted at the age of seventeen. At first he worshipped with the Independents at ...
Maker: William Barnard
Philpot, Joseph Charles (1802–1869), Strict and Particular Baptist minister and journal editor, was born at Ripple, Kent, on 13 September 1802, third son of Charles Philpot (1760–1823), rector of Ripple, and Maria (1772–1851), only daughter of Peter La Fargue, rector of Greatford, near ...