1798–1874

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Born: Ap­ril 30, 1798, New­ca­stle-up­on-Tyne, Eng­land.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 24, 1874, Up­per Clap­ton, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Buried: Ab­ney Park Ce­me­te­ry, Stoke New­ing­ton, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Biography

Educated at Wy­mond­ley Col­lege, Hert­ford­shire, Bin­ney en­tered the min­is­try and was suc­ces­sive­ly pas­tor of a con­gre­ga­tion at Bed­ford; an In­de­pen­dent Cha­pel at New­port, Isle of Wight; and of the King’s Weigh House Cha­pel, Lon­don (1829).

The Un­i­ve­rs­ity of Ab­er­deen award­ed him an LLD degree.

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