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Sermon TitleA Sermon Occasioned by the Death of Mr. John Cox
Extentff. 1r-42v
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)Funeral
Associated Peoplepreacher - Foxwell, Nathaniel scribe? - Harrison, Thomassubject of sermon - Cox, John
Associated Sermons
Preachings1710-11-19 (old) - General Baptist Meeting House, Winchester Park - Funeral; The manuscript specifies that the sermon was preached at Park-Gate (identified by DWL cataloguer as the Gate of the General Baptist house at WInchester Park).
Additional Material
Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionPreached at the funeral of John Cox. This funeral sermon has a title page (1r) bordered in thick black lines. It is followed by a detailed summary of the contents (including doctrines and heads, ff. 2r-3v).
Source of DataJeanne Shami
Other NoteOn the front board is the ownership title of George Peascod (December 16, 1714-November 28, 1716). There is also a record that this sermon was written by Thomas Harrison in 1714 (i.e. that Harrison was the scribe?) and that he was paid two shillings for writing (presumably by Peascod).
GEMMS record createdApril 13, 2016
GEMMS record last editedMarch 06, 2021