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Browne, Simonlocked

(c. 1680–1732)
  • William H. Trapnell


Browne, Simon (c. 1680–1732), dissenting minister and religious controversialist, was born of unknown parents in Shepton Mallet, Somerset, where his education began under John Cumming, the pastor of the local congregation. He completed it at the academy of John Moore, dissenting minister, in ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)