A male given name, the New Testament Greek form of Josiah.
Stephen Hopkins Josias Lyndon.
Josias Simler's Oratio, published in 1563 and translated into English in 1583, is the basis of subsequent accounts of Vermigli.
Then the long continued unrest both in the mother country and in the province seems to have encouraged Josias Fendall, the proprietor's own appointee as governor, to strike a blow against the proprietary government and attempt to set up a commonwealth in its place; but this revolt was easily suppressed and order was generally preserved in the province from the English Restoration of 1660 to the English Revolution of 1688.
Josias Fendall .
having been lost, was long time after found again by Hilkiah and sent to King Josias (2 Kings xxii.