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

Kenneth B. E. Roxburgh

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/2944

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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...

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Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches

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