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Hugh Bourne
b. 1772 – d. 1852 • Denominational founder • Methodist
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Bourne, Hugh
BOURNE, HUGH (1772–1852)English leader of Primitive MethodismBorn in Stoke-on-Trent, Bourne had a dramatic conversion through the study of evangelical literature. After some hesitance he joined the local Methodist society in 1802. A carpenter by trade, his work as an evangelist began through his speaking