Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Whitefield, Georgelocked

(1714–1770)
  • Boyd Stanley Schlenther

Extract

Whitefield, George (1714–1770), Calvinistic Methodist leader, was born on 16 December 1714 at The Bell inn, Southgate Street, Gloucester, the youngest of the six sons and one daughter of Thomas Whitefield (bap. 1681, d. 1716), proprietor of the inn, and his wife, ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

H. Walpole, ed. W. S. Lewis & others, 48 vols. (1937–83)
Historical Manuscripts Commission