Washington Church History
1664 - 1800
The Seventh Day Baptist people, who had become established and recognized in England as organized bodies as early as the mid-sixteenth century, appeared in America in Rhode Island in 1664 in the person of Stephen Mumford.
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Origin and History of Seventh-day Adventists, Vol. 1, chapter 7, "Banners of Truth", p. 116 - 117.
Prophetic Faith of Our Fathers, Vol. 4, chapter 44, "Rise of Sabbatarian Adventism," p. 942 - 944.
Joseph Bates, born July 8, 1792 www.whiteestate.org
Life of Joseph Bates, an autobiography