Raikes, Robert (17351811)

Raikes, Robert, the founder of Sunday Schools, born in Gloucester; by profession a printer; lived to see his pet institution established far and wide over England; left a fortune for benevolent objects (17351811).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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