(Houseal; 172799). B. Strasbourg, Fr.; to Am. 1752; pastor Frederick, Maryland, Reading, Pennsylvania, and NYC; loyalist in Revolution; his house and ch. in NYC were burned 1776; to Halifax, N. S., 1783 to minister to Luths. in their native tongue; to Eng. 1784 for reordination by the bp. of London; returned to Can., where he served 16 yrs., gradually leading the cong. into the Ch. of England. See also Canada, B 1.
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