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John Speen was a Native American who was taught by Waban as well as English Puritan ministers. His brother was a "ruler" of his tribe but died. His confession was taken in 1659 in Roxbury, Massachusetts.
"I was sometime angry and passionate about worldly matters; and I was troubled when I saw my brother was chosen to be a Ruler, who was younger than I;" - John Speen's confession in The Eliot Tracts, 368
The Eliot Tracts: With Letters from John Eliot to Thomas Thorowgood and Richard Baxter. Edited with an Introduction by Michael P. Clark. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 2003
Chapman, Emma, “John Speen,” The American Converts Database, accessed January 16, 2019, http://americanconverts.org/items/show/905.
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