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Keith, George (1639?-1716)

Keith, George (1639?-1716)
Historical Note
George Keith was founder of "Christian Quakers." Surveyor-general of New Jersey to run boundary between East and West Jersey. In 1700 entered Anglican church and served in America as agent of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts. Francis Nicholson was colonial governor of Virginia, Maryland and South Carolina. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/George Keith.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Benefactions of Francis Nicholson, Esqr. to the Church & Clergy in North America, 1689-1704