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Simpson, Williamlocked

(1627?–1671)
  • Caroline L. Leachman

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Simpson, William (1627?–1671), Quaker preacher, was from Sunbricke or Sunbreak in Lancashire, where he 'also received the truth', being convinced of the Quaker message there (Tomkins, 185). Little is known of his early years and background, except that he came of humble origins and was a husbandman. He may have been the ...

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