The Quaker House, Skegby

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By M Reid

The 17th Century Quaker House was lived by Elizabeth Hooton, one of the founders of the Quaker movement in the United Kingdom. It is here where Elizabeth Hooton met George Fox, the founder. Elizabeth travelled to the United States to preach in fear of persecution.


Manners, Emily. Elizabeth Hooton, First Quaker Woman Preacher. (London: Headley Brothers, 1914)

This page was added by David Reid on 04/01/2021.

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