Benjamin Francis, an English Baptist minister, was born in Wales in 1734. He joined the Baptist Church at 15 and began preaching when only 19. He accepted a call to the Baptist Church at Shortwood in 1757 and remained there until his death in 1799.
Francis of Assisi (1182-1226) was the founder of the Franciscan order.
Anthony of Padua (1195-1231) was born in Portugal but moved to North Africa after joining the Franciscan order in 1220.