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James, John Angell (1785-1859), Congregational minister and author

R. Tudur Jones

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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James, John Angell (1785-1859), Congregational minister and author, was born on 6 June 1785 at Salisbury Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, the fourth child and eldest son of the eight children of Joseph James (1753?-1812), linen draper and button maker, and his wife, Sarah (1748?-1807). Another son of theirs, Thomas (1789-1873), ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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