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Boston, Thomas (1713-1767), a founder of the Relief church

Kenneth Roxburgh

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Boston, Thomas (1713-1767), a founder of the Relief church, was born at Ettrick, Selkirkshire, on 3 April 1713, the youngest son of Thomas Boston (1676-1732) and Katharine Boston, née Brown (1674-1737). After receiving his early education from his father and his brother John, he attended the grammar school in Hawick. ...

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