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Bible Encyclopedias

Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Yale, Elihu, F.r.s.

was born at New Haven, Connecticut, April 5, 1648, but removed to England with his parents at ten years of age, and-never returned to America. In 1678 he went to the East Indies, became governor of Madras, amassed a fortune, and returned to England where he died (in London), July 22, 1721. He gave above $2000 in books and money to found a college at his birthplace, which therefore took his name.

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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Yale, Elihu, F.r.s.'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/y/yale-elihu-frs.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.

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