Murray, John, 1741-1815

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Religious leader and founder of Universalism in America; born in England and emigrated to America in 1770.

From the description of Correspondence, 1799 Feb. 21-1811 Apr. 22. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58770530

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creatorOf Independent Christian Church (Gloucester, Mass.). Independent Christian Church records, 1785-1840. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, M, 1648-1985. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Murray, John, 1741-1815. Correspondence, 1799 Feb. 21-1811 Apr. 22. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn First Universalist Church (Boston, Mass.). Records, 1792-1909 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Butler, Thomas, 1871-1945. Chapters from the life of John Murray : Father of the Universalist Church in America, 1899 / by Rev. Thomas Butler. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Murray, Judith Sargent, 1751-1820. Judith Sargent Murray papers (Z/1827.00). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
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associatedWith Butler, Thomas, 1871-1945. person
associatedWith Clinch, Jacob. person
associatedWith First Universalist Church (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Independent Christian Church (Gloucester, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Murray, Judith Sargent, 1751-1820. person
associatedWith Society of United Christian Friends. corporateBody
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Birth 1741

Death 1815



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