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John’s Believe It Or Not… October 29th

1831 – David Willson’s Children of Peace sect celebrate the opening of the Sharon Temple. 1998 John Glenn returns to space. 1956 Israel invades Egypt – Suez Crisis begins. 1618 Sir Walter Raleigh executed. 1929 Stock market crashes.

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* 1831 – David Willson’s Children of Peace sect celebrate the opening of the Sharon Temple.

The Children of Peace (1812–1889) were an Upper Canadian Quaker sect under the leadership of David Willson, known also as ‘Davidites’, who separated during the War of 1812 from the Yonge Street Monthly Meeting in what is now Newmarket, Ontario, and moved to the Willson’s farm. Their last service was held in the Sharon Temple in 1889. Continue reading “John’s Believe It Or Not… October 29th”