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Sumner, John Bird

(1780–1862). B. Kenilworth, Warwickshire, cen. Eng.; educ. Eton and Cambridge; ordained 1803; bp. Chester 1828; opposed Oxford* Movement; abp. Canterbury 1848. Works include Apostolical Preaching; A Treatise on the Records of the Creation; The Evidence of Christianity. See also Gorham, George Cornelius.

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