Fothergill Samuel, an eminent Quaker preacher, was born September 9, 1715 (O.S.), travelled and preached in many parts of England, Scotland, Ireland, and North America, and died June 15, 1772. He wrote Remarks on an Address to the People called Quakers, etc. (1761, 8vo): — Reply to E. Owen on Water Baptism (1763, 8vo) Letters (1816). — Allibone, Dictionary of Authors, s.v.; Rose, 7:423.