Reference Entry

Kippis, Andrew (1725-1795), Presbyterian minister and biographer

Alan Ruston

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Kippis, Andrew (1725-1795), Presbyterian minister and biographer, was born in Nottingham on 28 March 1725, the second son of Robert Kippis (c.1698-1730), silk hosier of the city, and his wife, Anne Ryther. His parents were loyal dissenters of Calvinist background, his mother being the granddaughter of John Ryther (1631x1635-1681), the ...

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