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Davenport, John

Born: 1597 AD
Died: 1670 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Clergymen

1597 – Born on the 9th of April in Coventry, Warwickshire, England. He was an American clergyman and colonizer.

 

He was educated at Oxford University.

 

1633 – Moved to Amsterdam and was the co-pastor of The English Church.

 

1638 – He co-founded New Haven colony in present-day Connecticut.

 

1670 – Died of apoplexy on 15th of March in Boston, Massachusetts.