Archibald, Robert a Presbyterian minister, graduated at the College of New Jersey in 1772, and was licensed by Orange Presbytery in 1775. In October, 1778, he was ordained and installed pastor of the Church of Rocky River, where he continued to labor with great success until 1792, when he became an advocate of the doctrine of universal salvation. In consequence he was suspended from the ministry in 1794, and in 1797 was deposed." See Sprague, Annals of the Amer. Pulpit, 4:113.