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Barrett, Benjamin Fiske

David B. Eller.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Publishing. 994 words.

Barrett, Benjamin Fiske (24 June 1808–06 August 1892), pastor, writer, and publisher, was born in Dresden, Maine, the son of Oliver Barrett, a carpenter, and Elizabeth Carlton. Young...

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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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Davies, David (d. 1807), Independent minister and journal editor

Hywel Meilyr Davies.

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. 495 words.

Davies, David (d. 1807), Independent minister and journal editor, is a figure whose parentage and date of birth are unknown, but he was probably born at Llanybydder in Carmarthenshire. A...

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Franklin, Benjamin

Allen C. Guelzo.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Journalism. 1464 words.

Franklin, Benjamin (01 February 1812–22 October 1878), editor and itinerant preacher, was born in Belmont County, Ohio, the son of Joseph Franklin and Isabella Devold, farmers and millers....

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Gillis, James Martin

Richard Gribble.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 1259 words.

Gillis, James Martin (12 November 1876–14 March 1957), evangelist and editor, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of James Gillis, a machinist, and Catherine Roche. Raised in a...

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Jones, Evan [pseud. Ieuan Gwynedd] (1820–1852), journalist and Independent minister

D. L. Thomas.

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. 772 words.

Jones, Evan [pseud. Ieuan Gwynedd] (1820–1852), journalist and Independent minister, one of six children of Evan and Catherine Jones, was born at Bryn Tynoriaid, Brithdir, near Dolgellau,...

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Miall, Edward (1809–1881), politician, journalist, and Congregational minister

D. W. Bebbington.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; UK Politics; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 2084 words.

Miall, Edward (1809–1881), politician, journalist, and Congregational minister, was born on 8 May 1809 at Portsmouth, one of several children of Moses Miall (d. 1829), a general merchant...

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Nast, William

Henry Warner Bowden.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Journalism; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 822 words.

Nast, William (15 January 1807–16 May 1899), Methodist clergyman and editor, was born in Stuttgart, Württemberg (now Germany), the son of Elizabeth Magdalene Ludovika Böhm and Johann...

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Reed, Sampson

Peter Hawkes.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 787 words.

Reed, Sampson (10 June 1800–08 July 1880), author and advocate of Swedenborgianism, was born in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, the son of John Reed, a Unitarian pastor, and Hannah...

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Rees, David [called y Cynhyrfwr] (1801–1869), Congregational minister and journal editor

J. E. Lloyd.

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. 492 words.

Rees, David [called y Cynhyrfwr] (1801–1869), Congregational minister and journal editor, son of Bernard and Anna Rees, was born on 14 November 1801 at Gelli Lwyd in the parish of Tre-lech,...

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