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Scott [married names Williams, Smith], Elizabeth (1707/8–1776), hymn writer

James Sambrook

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/24867

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Scott [married names Williams, Smith], Elizabeth (1707/8–1776), hymn writer, was born at Hitchin, Hertfordshire, the daughter of Thomas Scott (1679/80–1746), Independent minister, and his wife. Joseph Nicoll Scott (1702/3–1769) and Thomas Scott (1705–1775) were her brothers. In 1709 the family moved to ...

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Subjects: Religion ; Composition

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