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Who is Alexander Whitaker?
Alexander Whitaker was an English Christian theologian who settled in North America in Virginia Colony in 1611 and established two churches near the Jamestown colony, and was known as "The Apostle of Virginia" by contemporaries.
- born in (431 years ago) in Cambridge, child of William Whitaker
- nationality: England
- education: Trinity College, Cambridge
- died in (400 years ago) of drowning
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by Justin Winsor
Alexander Whitaker is a Letter of Sir Thomas Dale, dated "James said to have been recently drowned in crossing Towne, the 25th of May, 161 1," preserved in James River, and another minister is desired to the Ashmole Collection of MSS. in ...
The Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Representative Men of Chicago, Iowa and the World's Columbian Exposition (1893)
Alexander Whitaker, who was one of the first Virginia colonists and who baptized Pocahontas. The Whitaker family, now very numerous in North Carolina,numbers among its members, the Hon. Mat. Whitaker Ransom, United States Senator ...
by Henry Warner Bowden
Henry Benjamin Whipple Alexander Whitaker William White George Whitefield GERMAN-DUTCH REFORMED John Philip Boehm Theodoras Jacobus Frelinghuysen James Isaac Good John Henry Livingston Johannes Megapolensis John ...
The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self Made Men. Iowa Volume (1878)
Alexander Whitaker, who was one of the first Virginia colonists and who baptized Pocahontas. The Whitaker family, now very numerous in North Carolina, numbers annong its members the Hon. Mat. Whitaker Ransom, United States senator ...
by Benson John Lossing, Woodrow Wilson
Alexander Whitaker at Jamestown April 5, 1613 First establishment of fixed property in for the first time 1621 Indians rise and massacre the whites at nearly all the plantations, extending ...
A User-Friendly Reference for Episcopalians by Don S. Armentrout
Alexander Whitaker as its first rector. In 1617 plans were made ...
by Daniel G. Reid, Robert D. Linder, Bruce Shelley, Harry S. Stout, Craig A. Noll
Alexander Whitaker,” “ Apostle ...
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