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Dowie, John Alexanderlocked

(1847–1907)
  • Alexander Gordon
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Dowie, John Alexander (1847–1907), faith healer and leader of a religious group, was born in Leith Street Terrace, Edinburgh, on 25 May 1847, the son of John Dowie, a breeches maker, and his wife, Ann Macfarlan. At a school in Arthur Street, Edinburgh...

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