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Brawley, Edward McKnight

Sandy Dwayne Martin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Journalism; Religion and Education. 941 words.

Brawley, Edward McKnight (18 March 1851–13 January 1923), Baptist minister, educator, and editor, was born in Charleston, South Carolina, the son of free African-American parents, Ann L....

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Breckinridge, John

T. Erskine Clarke.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 597 words.

Breckinridge, John (04 July 1797–04 August 1841), Presbyterian clergyman and editor, was born at “Cabell’s Dale,” near Lexington, Kentucky, the son of John Breckinridge, the U.S. attorney...

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Brownlow, William Gannaway

Jonathan M. Atkins.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; US Politics; State and Local Government; Journalism. 1552 words.

Brownlow, William Gannaway (29 August 1805–29 April 1877), minister, newspaper editor, and governor of Tennessee, was born in Wytheville, Virginia, the son of Joseph A. Brownlow and...

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Brownson, Orestes Augustus

David Hoeveler.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1391 words.

Brownson, Orestes Augustus (16 September 1803–17 April 1876), educator and philosopher, was born in Stockbridge, Vermont, the son of Sylvester Augustus Brownson and Relief Metcalf, farmers....

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Bruce, James (c. 1765–1806), journalist and Church of England clergyman

Agnes Macdonell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Journalism. 280 words.

Bruce, James (c. 1765–1806), journalist and Church of England clergyman, was born in the county of Forfar. In 1777 he began studying at the University of St Andrews, and in 1785 he...

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Buckley, James Monroe

Henry Warner Bowden.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 803 words.

Buckley, James Monroe (16 December 1836–08 February 1920), Methodist clergyman and journalist, was born in Rahway, New Jersey, the son of John Buckley, a Methodist clergyman, and Abbie...

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Callimachos, Panos Demetrios

Thomas FitzGerald.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Orthodox and Oriental Churches. 617 words.

Callimachos, Panos Demetrios (04 December 1879–13 October 1963), Greek Orthodox priest and journalist, was born in Madytos, Dardanelles, Turkey, the son of Panagiotis Paximadas and...

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Campbell, John (1795–1867), Congregational minister and journal editor

R. Tudur Jones.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 774 words.

Campbell, John (1795–1867), Congregational minister and journal editor, only child of Alexander Campbell, surgeon, was born on 5 October 1795 at Kirriemuir, Forfarshire. He was educated at...

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Capers, William

Will Gravely.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Journalism; Religion and Education. 1101 words.

Capers, William (26 January 1790–29 January 1855), Methodist bishop, editor, and missionary, was born at Bull-Head Swamp plantation in St. Thomas Parish, South Carolina, the son of William...

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Carpenter, William (1797–1874), journalist and compiler of religious books

Joel H. Wiener.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Religious Studies. 1463 words.

Carpenter, William (1797–1874), journalist and compiler of religious books, was probably born in St James's, Westminster, on 8 August 1797, the son of William and Mary Carpenter. It is...

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