Harris, Joseph [pseud. Gomer] (1773–1825), Baptist minister, author, and journal editor, was born in 1773, probably in August, the eldest son of William Harris, a farm bailiff, at Llantydewi, Pembrokeshire. Harris was educated at local schools. A Baptist like his father, who had converted from the ...
Aled G. Jones
revised by L. E. Lauer
Manning, Samuel (1821–1881), Particular Baptist minister and journal editor, was born on 26 November 1821 in Leicester. His family were well known there: his father, John Manning, was several times elected mayor, and before his conversion to Baptist principles was a churchwarden at ...
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 ...
revised by Roger T. Stearn
Wylie, William Howie (1833–1891), Baptist minister and journalist, son of William Wylie, block calico printer, of Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, and his wife, Agnes, daughter of John Howie of Lochgoin, was born at Kilmarnock on 24 February 1833. He was educated at Kilmarnock, then employed in the office of the ...