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Clergyman

John Bristed, British clergyman.

Background

Bristed, John was born on October 17, 1778 in Sherborne, Dorset, England.

Education

Studied medicine at Edinburgh. Studied law under Joseph Chitty (editor of Blackstone’s Commentaries). Studied under Episcopal Bishop Griswold, Bristol, R.I.

Career

Editor Monthly Register, 1807.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Advisor, 1802. A Pedestrian Tour Through Part of Scottish Highlands in 1801, published 1804. Edward and Anna, 1806.

      The Resources of the British Empire, 1811.

Connections

Married Magdalen Astor, March 8, 1820, 1 son, Charles Astor.

spouse:
Magdalen Astor