Andrew Kippis

Andrew Kippis

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Andrew Kippis was an English nonconformist clergyman and biographer. The son of Robert Kippis, a silk-hosier, he was born at Nottingham. Having gone to school at Sleaford in Lincolnshire he passed at the age of sixteen to the Dissenting academy at Northampton, of which Dr Philip Doddridge was then president. In 1746 Kippis became minister of a church at Boston; in 1750 he moved to Dorking, Surrey; and in 1753 he became pastor of a Presbyterian congregation at Westminster, where he remained till his death. Kippis took a prominent part in the affairs of his church. From 1763 till 1784 he was classical and philological tutor in the Coward Trust's academy at Hoxton, and subsequently in the New College at Hackney. In 1778 he was elected a fellow of the Antiquarian Society, and a fellow of the Royal Society in 1779show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613490869X
  • 9786134908696