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John Leland

Born: May 14, 1754

Death: Jan 14, 1841

Birthplace: Grafton

Nationality: United States

John Leland

Date of Birth : May 14, 1754
Date of Death : Jan 14, 1841
Birth Place : Grafton

John Leland was an American Baptist minister who preached in Massachusetts and Virginia, as well an outspoken abolitionist. He was an important figure in the struggle for religious liberty in the United States. Leland also later opposed the rise of missionary societies among Baptists.

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