The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A fanatical Quaker in the time of the Commonwealth, with a following as fana tical as himself, who escorted him through Bristol on his release from prison after the manner of Christ's entry into Jerusalem; was very cruelly punished for blasphemy in fancying or seeming to fancy himself a new incarnation of Christ.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Nayler, James'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/n/nayler-james.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.