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Richard Allen

Richard AllenBorn: 14-Feb-1760
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA
Died: 26-Mar-1831
Location of death: Philadelphia, PA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mother Bethel AME Church, Philadelphia, PA

Gender: Male
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Religion, Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Founder, African Episcopal Methodist Church

    Born into Slavery
    Manumission (Aug-1783)
    Converted to Methodism

Is the subject of books:
Richard Allen, Apostle of Freedom, 1935, BY: Charles H. Wesley

Author of books:
The Life, Experience, and Gospel Labors of the Rt. Rev. Richard Allen (1793, memoir)

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