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date: 17 October 2019

Boothroyd, Benjaminlocked

(1768–1836)
  • Jennett Humphreys
  • , revised by J. M. V. Quinn

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Boothroyd, Benjamin (1768–1836), Independent minister and Hebrew scholar, was born at Warley, in the parish of Halifax, Yorkshire, on 10 October 1768, the son of a poor shoemaker there. He was sent to the village school, and left it when six years old, able to read the ...

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Gentleman's Magazine
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