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George Wolff (1736-1828)

George Wolff  was the Danish Consul in England and an intimate friend of John Wesley. Wolff was a worshipper at City Road Chapel and a generous contributor to Methodist causes. In the closing years of his life, Wesley was a regular visitor to Wolff's home in Balham, London, and appointed Wolff to be an executor of his will.

Wolff was married to the widow of Captain John Cheesement, a trustee of City Road.

Source: Wesleyan Methodist Magazine 1828 and Encyclopedia of World Methodism (1974)

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