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FOR LONGMAN, HURST, REES, ORME, AND RROWN,

PATERNOSTER-ROW.

1813.

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MEMOIRS

OF

THE LIFE

OF

WILLIAM PENN.

CHAPTER I.

Å. 1688–introduces Gilbert Latey to the King-becomes

very unpopular reputed causes of it-beautiful letter writien to him by Mr. Popple on this accounthis answer to the sameis arrested (King William having come to the throne) and brougret: lefcre the Lords of" Council-and examinedand made to give lail for his

appearance-affairs of Pennsylvania. :::: WILLIAM Penn staid in England only for the purpose of seeing religious liberty established by a law of the land. Of course he was a frequent attendant at Whitehall. Going there one day in company

with George Whitehead they met Gilbert Latey, an experienced minister of the Society. They asked him, if he would go with them and VOL. II.

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