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Mrs Hans Cumberland (d.1787)

Mrs Hans Cumberland kept a bakery with her husband in Lisburn, Ireland. She was converted by Methodist preaching in 1756 and made her house available for worship and hospitality for itinerant preachers, including John Wesley, until her death thirty years later.

Source: C. H. Crookshank, History of Methodism in Ireland (1885), Volume 1, pp.114-115, 189, 264, 293 and 434

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