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Robert Watts (1820 - 1895):
Theologian


Robert Watts was born near Castlewellan, County Down, and graduated at Lexington after having studied at Princeton in the United States of America. In 1863 he returned to Ireland and was appointed Professor of Theology in Belfast. He replied to Tyndall's Address and this brought him to public notice.

Born: 10 July 1820
Died: 26 July 1895
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