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Dowie, John Alexander (1847–1907), faith healer and leader of a religious group, was born in Leith Street Terrace, Edinburgh, on 25 May 1847, the son of John Dowie, a breeches maker, and his wife, Ann Macfarlan. At a school in Arthur Street, Edinburgh...

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Jeffries [married name Warden], Ann (1626–1698?), prophetess and folk-healer, was born at St Teath, Cornwall, in December 1626, to impoverished parents, Philip Jeffries (or Jeffrey) and Jane, née Hick. At a young age she was apprenticed as a domestic servant in the household of ...