American Presbyterian; b. at.North Adams, Mass., Sept. 27, 1829; d. at Orange, N. J., Aug. 26, 1868. He studied at Lafayette College, Pa.; continued academic and theological studies under his father's direction until his licensure in 1847; was stated supply at New Columbia, Pa., 1848-54; pastor at Warrior Run, Pa., 1854-58; at Trenton, N. J., until 1863; at Rochester, N. Y., until 1867, when he was installed over the Central Church, Orange, N. J., and was pastor there at his death. He was the author of the translation of Dr. Schaff's History of the Apostolic Church (New York, 1853) and the first two volumes of his History of the Christian Church (1858-67), all written originally in German. He also prepared a book of worship and a collection of hymns.
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Church of England, poet; b. at Upham (6 m. s.e. of Winchester), England, 1683 (baptized July 3); d. at Welwyn (18 m. n. of London) Apr. 5, 1765. He was educated at Winchester, and at New College and Corpus Christi College, Oxford (B.C.L., 1714; D.C.L., 1719); became a fellow of All Souls', 1708; took orders, and
BIBLIOGRAPHY: Various editions of Young's Poems contain sketches of his life--as that in the British Poets, vols. xlix. li., by Sir H. Croft in S. Johnson's ed., often printed, e.g., London. 1822; by A. Chalmers, in English Poets, vol. xiii., ib. 1810; in E. Sandford's ed. of the Works of the British Poets, vols. xxv.-xxvi., ib. 1819; and by J. Mitford, in Aldine Poets, ib. 1871. Consult further: Biographic Bratannica, vol. vi., ib. 1766; John Nichols, Literary Anecdotes of the 18th Century, 9 vols., ib. 1812-15; J. Barnstorff, Young's Nachtgedanken und ihr Einfluss auf die deutsche Litteratur, Bamberg, 1895; DNB, lxiii. 368-373.
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