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Dowie, John Alexander (1847–1907), faith healer and leader of a religious group

Alexander Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 1112 words.

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...

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Eliot, Jared (1685–1763), Congregationalist minister in America, physician, and writer on agriculture

Christopher Grasso.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Medicine and Health; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 997 words.

Eliot, Jared (1685–1763), Congregationalist minister in America, physician, and writer on agriculture, was born on 7 November 1685 in Guilford, Connecticut, the first of four children of...

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Guntrip, Henry James Samuel [Harry] (1901–1975), psychotherapist and Congregational minister

Malcolm Pines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Psychotherapy. 1289 words.

Guntrip, Henry James Samuel [Harry] (1901–1975), psychotherapist and Congregational minister, the son of Henry Richard Guntrip (d. c.1923) and his wife, Harriet Louise Jessop (d. 1953), was...

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Scott, Joseph Nicol (1702/3–1769), Independent minister and physician

Alexander Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 549 words.

Scott, Joseph Nicol (1702/3–1769), Independent minister and physician, was born at Hitchin, Hertfordshire, where his father, Thomas Scott (1679/80–1746), was the minister of Back Street...

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Wilkinson, (James John) Garth (1812–1899), Swedenborgian writer and homoeopath

E. I. Carlyle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 1278 words.

Wilkinson, (James John) Garth (1812–1899), Swedenborgian writer and homoeopath, born in Acton Street, Gray's Inn Lane, London, on 3 June 1812, was the eldest son of James John Wilkinson (ba...

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