Charles Wesley
Epworth Old Rectory, 1 Rectory Street, Epworth, Lincolnshire

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Name: Charles Wesley
Category: Author

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Charles Wesley, 18 December 1707 – 29 March 1788) was an English leader of the Methodist movement, most widely known for writing more than 6,000 hymns,including thw words to the classic Christmas carol,Hark the Herald Angels Sing

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Years of Residence: 1709 - Unknown

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Childhood home of Charles Wesley (1707-1788).English Methodist preacher,hymn writer,who wrote the words to the Christmas Carol,Hark the Herald Angels Sing

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Epworth Old Rectory
1 Rectory Street
United Kingdom

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Built in 1709 for the controversial clergyman and poet,vicar of the nearby St Andrews church,his wife Susannah,parents of noted Methodist preachers & hymn writers John & Charles Wesley

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