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Rowland Hill
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1744
Shropshire, England
Death: Apr. 11, 1833
Greater London, England

Hill was educated at St John's College Cambridge where he came in touch with Methodists. He preached in the open air and was often assaulted. He built his own free Chapel, Surrey Chapel, London opened in 1783. Hill covered the country preaching to thousands. He opened children's Sunday Schools.They expanded until 3000 chilren were present.
He came to know Dr Edward Jenner and joined him in smallpox vaccination.
Two of his quotes are:-
"I have learned by experience that no man's character can be eventually injured but by his own acts."
"I do not want the walls of separation between different orders of Christians to be destroyed, but only lowered, that we may shake hands a little easier over them." 
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Tower
London
City of London
Greater London, England
Plot: Westminster Bridge Road
 
Created by: David Martin
Record added: Apr 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109530506
Rowland Hill
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Rowland Hill
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