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Makemie

[muh-kem-ee, -key-mee]
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noun
  1. Francis,1658?–1708, American Presbyterian clergyman, born in Ireland: founded the first Presbyterian church in America.
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Historical Examples

  • Mr. Makemie, about the year 1704, returned to the mother country and remained there about a year.

    History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia

    Charles Campbell

  • Makemie's name will ever be connected with the struggle for religious liberty.

    Historic Shrines of America

    John T. (John Thomson) Faris

  • From the prison Makemie sent a petition asking to know the charge, and demanding a speedy trial.

    Historic Shrines of America

    John T. (John Thomson) Faris