This was followed in 1777 by A Letter to Dr Hurd, Bishop of Worcester, wherein the Importance of the Prophecies of the New Testament and the Nature of the Grand Apostasy predicted in them are particularly and impartially considered.
Hurd, History of Essex County (Philadelphia, 1888); J.
Hurd, History of Middlesex County (3 vols., Philadelphia, 1890); S.
Hurd, History of Norfolk County (Boston, 1884).
RICHARD HURD (1720-1808), English divine and writer, bishop of Worcester, was born at Congreve, in the parish of Penkridge, Staffordshire, where his father was a farmer, on the 1 3th of January 1720.