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date: 16 October 2019

Ashworth, Caleblocked

(d. 1775)
  • Alexander Gordon
  • , revised by W. N. Terry


Ashworth, Caleb (d. 1775), dissenting minister and tutor, was born at Clough Fold, near Rawtenstall, Rossendale, Lancashire, one of three sons of Richard Ashworth (1667–1751), a Particular Baptist lay preacher. His date of birth is uncertain: in his funeral address in 1775 Samuel Palmer...

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