Allison, Patrick, Dd
Allison, Patrick, D.D.
an eminent Presbyterian minister, born in Lancaster Co., Pa., in 1740, and graduated at the University of Pennsylvania in 1760. He was licensed to preach in 1763, and became pastor of a church in Baltimore in 1765, and continued in its service till within two years of his death, Aug. 21, 1802. He was a man of great influence, and especially distinguished as a deliberative speaker. — Sprague, Annals, 3, 257.