John Nelson (convert)

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John Nelson was the earliest known Englishman to convert to Islam. The source of this information comes from the book, The Voyage made to Tripoli (1583) by Thomas Saunders:

"The evidence for John Nelson's conversion derives from an account The Voyage made to Tripoli (1583) by Thomas Saunders, cited in Matar (1998)." [1]


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