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Williams, Johnlocked

(1727–1798)
  • Diana K. Jones

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Williams, John (1727–1798), nonconformist minister and author, was born on 25 March 1727 in the market town of Lampeter, Cardiganshire. His father was a tanner. He was first educated at the local free school, probably in Lampeter, where he gained a knowledge of the classics. At the age of nineteen he entered the ...

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