Francis Higginson

(1586—1630) minister in America

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English nonconformist clergyman, emigrated to Salem (1629), where he was elected pastor, but died from the hardships of the winter. Part of his journal was published in England as New-Englands Plantation (1630), and the complete journal in the Life (1891) by T. W. Higginson.

Subjects: Literature.

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