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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Quakers.
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  • Christianity [r]: The largest world religion, which centers around the worship of one God, his son Jesus Christ, and his Holy Spirit. [e]


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Famous Quakers

  • George Fox [r]: (1625-1691) Widely regarded as the founder of the Religious Society of Friends, also known as the Quakers. [e]
  • William Penn (Quaker) [r]: William Penn (1644-1718), the son of Sir William Penn, was a prominent English Quaker, prolific writer, and the founder of Pennsylvania. [e]
  • Robert Barclay [r]: (23 December 1648 – 3 October 1690) Scottish-born writer belonging to the Religious Society of Friends and a member of the Clan Barclay. [e]
  • Lucretia Mott [r]: Prominent 19th century abolitionist and equal rights campaigner. [e]
  • Herbert Hoover [r]: US President from 1929 to 1933. [e]
  • Richard Nixon [r]: American politician (1913–1994); President of the United States 1969–1974. Known for ending the Vietnam War and for the Watergate scandal. [e]
  • John Woolman [r]: A prominent 18th century American Quaker and abolitionist, and the author of a classic Journal. [e]