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preacher

William Savery, American preacher. famous as preacher in England.

Background

Savery, William was born on September 3, 1750 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Mary (Peters) Savery.

Career

Made reports on these activities which influenced Society of Friends of Philadelphia to establish extensive missionary work among Seneca Indians. Made religious pilgrimage to Europe, 1796-1798.

Achievements

  • Famous as preacher in England.

Connections

Married Sarah Evans, November 19, 1778.

father:
William Savery

mother:
Mary (Peters) Savery

spouse:
Sarah Evans