Reference Entry

Post, Jacob (1774-1855), religious writer

Charlotte Fell-Smith and Kim Reynolds

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Post, Jacob (1774-1855), religious writer, son of John and Rosamund Post, was born at Whitefriars, London, on 12 September 1774. He was educated at the Society of Friends' school, Ackworth, Yorkshire, from 1782 to 1787, and subsequently settled at Islington in London. He was one of the founders of the ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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