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Clergyman

Gregory Townshend Bedell, American clergyman.

Background

Bedell, Gregory Townshend was born on October 28, 1793 in Fresh Kill, S.I., New York, United States. Son of Israel and Mistress (Moore) Bedell.

Education

Graduate Columbia, 1811. Honorary Doctor of Divinity, Dickinson College.

Career

Ordained to ministry Episcopal Church, 1814. Pastor of church, Hudson, New York, 1814-1817, Fayetteville, North Carolina, 1818-1822. A founder St. Andrews Church, Philadelphia, circa 1822.

Author works including: Bible Studies, 1829. Ezekiel’s Vision; It Is Well.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author works including: Bible Studies, 1829. Ezekiel’s Vision

    • It Is Well.

Connections

Married Penelope Thurston, 1 son, Gregory Thurston.

father:
Israel Bedell

mother:
Mistress (Moore) Bedell

spouse:
Penelope Thurston