Aberhart, William (1878–1943), politician and evangelist in Canada, was born in Hibbert township, near Seaforth, Perth county, Ontario, on 30 December 1878, the son of William Aberhart (who as a child had been brought from Germany) and his wife, Louisa Pepper, the daughter of an Englishman. He was educated at schools in ...
Reviser Alvin Finkel
Edwards, (Samuel Jules) Celestine (1857
Derec Llwyd Morgan
Harris, Howel (1714–1773), evangelist, was born on 23 January 1714, at Trefeca, near Talgarth, in Brecknockshire, the youngest of the five children born to Howel ap Howel alias Harris (1672?–1731), carpenter, and his wife, Susannah (d. 1751), daughter of Thomas Powell. Surviving knowledge about his youth comes from ...
John A. Vickers
Smith, Rodney [called Gypsy Smith] (1860–1947), evangelist, was born in a tent in Epping Forest, in the parish of Wanstead, on 31 March 1860, the fourth child and second son of Cornelius Smith and his wife, Mary Welch (d. 1865). He was baptized in ...
Maker Elliott & Fry
Henry D. Rack
Taylor, David (1715–1783), evangelist and preacher, was born on 28 April 1715 in Wymeswold, near Loughborough, the son of Joseph Taylor and his wife, Dorothy. He is said to have had a 'tolerable education' (Seymour, 1.43) and was employed in domestic service with ...