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Peck, John Mason

(1789–1858). Bap. cleric; b. Litchfield, Connecticut; pastor New York; itinerant miss. Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri; est. a sem. 1827 at Rock Spring, Illinois, which moved to upper Alton after several yrs., where it was renamed Shurtleff Coll. 1835; helped found Am. Bap. Home Mission Soc. 1832.

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