Born: January 1, 1734, Redruth, Cornwall.
Died: February 11, 1820, Bath, Somersetshire, England.
Buried: Bath Abbey.
After practicing as a physician, Haweis attended Christ’s College, Cambridge, then took Holy Orders. He became assistant preacher with Martin Madan at the Lock Hospital, Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, England. He was also chaplain to Lady Huntingdon’s chapel at Bath, England, and Rector at All Saints’ Church in Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire. His works include:
A History of the Church
A Translation of the New Testament
A Commentary on the Holy Bible
Carmino Christianto; or, Hymns to the Saviour, 1792
Source: The Cyber Hymnal