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William Stevens Perry (1832–1898)

Perry, William Stevens. An American clergyman and writer; born in Providence, RI, Jan. 22, 1832; died at Dubuque, IA, May 13, 1898. He became bishop of Iowa in 1876. He wrote: ‘Documentary History of the Protestant Episcopal Church’ (1863); ‘History of the American Episcopal Church’ (1885); ‘Life Lessons from the Book of Proverbs’ (1885).