Robert Spearman

(1703—1761) theologian

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Robert Spearman was born in Durham and died in County Durham on 20 October 1761. He was educated at local schools and later studied with John Hutchinson. He spent most of his time in County Durham. He is often described as eccentric.


From The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Philosophy.

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