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Burn, Andrew (1742–1814), marine officer and religious writer  

Richard C. Blake

Burn, Andrew (1742–1814), marine officer and religious writer, was born in Dundee on 8 September 1742, the son of George John Burn and Christian Donie. When business failure induced his father to become a naval purser the sixteen-year-old Andrew accompanied him as an assistant clerk on active service in the ...

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Frere, James Hatley (1779–1866), writer on prophecy  

Timothy C. F. Stunt

Frere, James Hatley (1779–1866), writer on prophecy, was born on 6 February 1779 at Roydon Hall, near Diss, Norfolk, and was the sixth son of John Frere (1740–1807), antiquary, and his wife, Jane (1746–1813), the daughter and heir of John Hookham, merchant, of ...

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Huntington, William (1745–1813), preacher and religious writer  

Clare Brant

Huntington, William (1745–1813), preacher and religious writer, was born on 2 February 1745 in a cottage at the Four Wents, on the road between Goudhurst and Cranbrook, Kent, the natural son of Barnabas Russel, farmer, and baptized on 14 November 1750 at Cranbrook church...

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Taylor, Isaac [known as Isaac Taylor of Stanford Rivers] (1787–1865), writer on theology, artist, and inventor  

Barbara Brandon Schnorrenberg

Taylor, Isaac [known as Isaac Taylor of Stanford Rivers] (1787–1865), writer on theology, artist, and inventor, was born at Lavenham, Suffolk, on 17 August 1787. He was the fourth child and eldest surviving son of Isaac Taylor of Ongar (1759–1829), artist, engraver, and dissenting minister, and his wife, ...