Waddington, John, 1810-1880

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Birth 1810
Death 1880

Biographical notes:

Epithet: Junior, of Ely

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Epithet: Reverend; of Southwark

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Epithet: of Stockport

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John Waddington was born in Leeds, where he started preaching while still a teenager. He attended Airedale College, where he continued preaching, and was ordained pastor. He held several positions as pastor, and is credited with introducing Sunday School to Congregational churches. He was also an author, most notably producing several histories of congregationalism and other religious topics.

From the description of John Waddington letter to Dear sir, 1861 Nov. 4. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 72827531


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