Reference Entry

Nesbitt, John (1661-1727), Independent minister

Jonathan Westaway

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Nesbitt, John (1661-1727), Independent minister, was born in Northumberland on 6 October 1661. He possibly entered Richard Frankland's academy, Natland, either in June 1674 or January 1675, but was certainly sent to Edinburgh University to be educated for the ministry; a John Nisbett graduated at Edinburgh University on 24 March ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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