Jones, William (1762–1846), author and Scotch Baptist minister, was born at Gresford, near Wrexham, on 17 June 1762, and married Maria Crane about 1785. Under the influence of Archibald McLean, he became a Scotch Baptist in Chester, and was baptized in 1786. From 1793 he was a bookseller in ...
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McLean, Archibald (1733–1812), Scotch Baptist minister, was born on 1 May 1733, at East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, and was the son of a farmer, a highlander descended from Brolus, eldest son of Duart, chief of the clan of the McLeans, and a Miss Struthers...