Alexander, Michael Solomon (1799–1845), first bishop of the United Church of England and Ireland and of the Protestant Church of Germany in Jerusalem, was born on 1 May 1799 in the town of Schönlanke in the grand duchy of Posen in Prussian Poland...
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Hellmuth, Isaac (1817–1901), bishop of Huron, Canada, born of Jewish parents near Warsaw, Poland, on 14 December 1817, attended rabbinical schools, and at the age of sixteen passed to the University of Breslau, where he was converted to Christianity. On coming to England...