Beilby Porteus (Porteous), Bishop (1731 - 1808)

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About Beilby Porteus (Porteous), Bishop

Beilby Porteus (or Porteous; 8 May 1731 – 13 May 1809), successively Bishop of Chester and of London was an Anglican reformer and leading abolitionist in England. He was the first Anglican in a position of authority to seriously challenge the Church's position on slavery.

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Beilby Porteus, Bishop of Chester and of London's Timeline

May 8, 1731
May 14, 1808
Age 77