Gottlob Schreiner (b. - 1876)

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Birthplace: Wiirtemberg, Germany
Death: Died in South Africa
Occupation: Missionary
Managed by: Zoe Jeffery
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About Gottlob Schreiner

Written by his daughter Olive Schreiner, in her book "Thoughts on South Africa"

My father was a South German who studied at Basel, and when only 21 years old went to London, where he married my mother. Together with her he came to Africa as a missionary in about the year 1836.

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Leaving Britain late Nov 1837, Gottlob Schreiner and Rebecca Schreiner nee Lyndall arrive Cape Town, South Africa, with Gottlob a missionary for the London Missionary Society. Initially stationed Bethelsdorp and Philipton, Eastern Cape

End 1838, Schreiners move to Philippolis Mission Station, Free State

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Gottlob Schreiner's Timeline

1837
November 1837
England, United Kingdom

Marriage of Gottlob and Rebecca

1838
1838
1840
1840
1843
1843
1844
1844
1848
1848
1852
1852
1855
March 24, 1855
Wesleyan Mission Station Wittebergen, Herschel Dist., Eastern Cape, South Africa
1857
October 30, 1857
Wittebergen
1862
1862