John Charles

Biography

Reverend at the Church-of-England chapel in Amsterdam around 1764.

Probably the John Charles, D.D. who is listed as chaplain of the Church of England in Amsterdam in 1741.1

  • 1. Listed in the Rev. William Steven's "The History of the Scottish Church, Rotterdam",  p. 282 (find it at [Abebooks])
Life with Boswell

Boswell went to Charles' sermon on May 26, 1764, describing the sermon as good and Charles as "a very pretty man".