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Pietari Paavonpoika Kurvinen MP (1842 - 1925)

Lähetyssaarnaaja, kirjailija ja lauluntekijä. Ilomantsi Helsinki Otjimbingue ja Ondonga, Ambomaa, Afrikka (nykyisin Namibiassa) Viipuri Syntyisin: Lapinniemi, Kivilahti, Ilomantsi. Synt...

7/19/2009 7/10/2017

Martin Rautanen, SWASV MP (1845 - 1926)

Martti Rautanen was a pioneer of the Finnish Mission in Ovamboland, Namibia. Rautanen was born in a Finnish family in Ingria. Rautanen left Ingria in 1863 for Helsinki to study at the preparatory schoo...

2/20/2012 7/9/2017

Albert Schweitzer MP (1875 - 1965)

websites about him: following bio from: Albert Schweitzer (January 14, 1875-September 4, 1965) was born into an Alsatian family which for generations had been devoted to religion, music, and ed...

2/12/2007 7/9/2017

Frederick Walter Vasenius MP (1873 - 1956)

"Fredrik Valter" Toimi lääkärinä Afrikassa ja myöhemmin Yhdysvalloissa. Frederick Walter Vasenius Provided by: Kit Collings My grandfather, Frederick Walter Vasenius was born on Nov. 3, 18...

6/6/2016 7/9/2017


Toimi lähetyssaarnaajana Afrikassa miehensä kanssa, joka oli lääkäri. Heidän toimintansa oli samanlaista ja yhtä laajamittaista kuin myöhemmin aloittaneella Albert Schweitzerilla Lambarenessa. Januar...

5/6/2017 7/9/2017

Ds Andries Adriaan "Andrew" Louw MP (1862 - 1956)

"Andrew Louw"

Better known as Rev. Andrew Louw, missionary at Morgenster Mission Station in Mashonaland, Zimbabwe Source: Die families van Ou Swellendam deel 1 Steyn p.89 THE STORY OF ANDREW LOUW Andries Adria...

12/27/2010 3/22/2017

Elizabeth E. Steckley MP (1876 - 1956)

RC 24 Aug 1956 b near Maytown, Lancaster co, Pa; dau of Jeremiah and Susan Gish Engle; mov to Dick co, age 2y; settled S of Abilene; went to Africa as a missionary, 1907; m 1916 Lewis B. Steckley while...

1/25/2017 1/25/2017

Lewis Benjamin Steckley MP (1883 - 1977)

RC 27 Sept 1977b near Stouffville, Ontario, Canada; son of Peter and Sarah Steckley; served as a missonary in Africa; m Oct 1916 in Abilene, while on furlough, to Elizabeth Engle; retured to Abilene 19...

1/25/2017 1/25/2017

Reverend David Carnegie MP (1864 - 1910)

[ Nini's Memories

7/11/2011 1/19/2017

Rev Gottfried Hornig MP (1786 - 1834)

MISSIONARY ACCOUNTS In the year 1833, nineteen adults and sixteen children were baptized ; thirteen persons admitted to the communion; twenty- one obtained leave to live here; nine adults and two chi...

10/21/2016 10/22/2016

Merlin Russel Grove MP (1929 - 1962)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via wife Dorothy Helen Grove (born Bechtel) by SmartCopy : Jul 17 2015, 16:02:04 UTC

11/8/2008 6/9/2016

1820 British Settlers John William Shepstone 24, Mason, together with his wife Elizabeth Ann Brooks 20, and child, were members of William Holder's Party of 39 Settlers on the Settler Ship Kennersley...

8/19/2013 3/22/2016

Carl Heinrich Robert Franz MP (1864 - 1919)

After his ordination as a missionary, Robert was sent out to South Africa in 1892 where he worked at various stations of the Berlin Missionary Society including Adamshoop in the Orange Free State, Mpho...

3/19/2016 3/19/2016

Rev. Henry Hare Dugmore MP (1810 - 1897)

-------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Henry Hare DUGMORE, who was born in Birming...

6/4/2009 3/17/2016

Mary Ann Bravery Attlee MP (1875 - 1956)

Mary Attlee Born in 1875.1 Daughter of Henry Attlee and Ellen Bravery Watson. Died in 1956, unmarried. She was a missionary between 1915 and 1950 in South Africa. Census : Scholar - 1...

9/13/2015 9/14/2015

Rev. George Brown MP (1813 - 1889)

Miss Jessie Brown was the teacher in charge of the “Native” primary School, attached to St Mungo’s, in Auckland. She was the grand-daughter of William Chalmers who came to the Gwali Mission in 1827. ...

1/27/2012 2/4/2014

Rev. William Chalmers MP (1802 - 1847)

9/23/2011 2/4/2014

John Stalker SV/PROG MP (1843 - 1914)

John Stalker, a Scottish teacher came to Natal in ca 1874 to teach at the "Scottish Mission Training School" in Pietermaritzburg. He was paid by "Free Church of Scotland" and was olso known as a "Rever...

4/26/2012 12/5/2013

One of the first missionaries of the Berlin Missionary Society - in 1892 Wedpohl, Neitz and Dietrich opened a mission at Chivi

5/31/2013 5/31/2013

John Bartlett, SV/PROG MP (1788 - 1849)

John Bartlett first arrived in the Cape in 1809 as a Blacksmith for the Navy, appointed by the Naval Board, he was stationed at the Cape of Good Hope Naval yard. He worked there for 4 years and left hi...

6/11/2009 5/21/2013

Jules Joseph Adolphe Jalla MP (1864 - 1946)

Adolfo (Jules Joseph Adolphe) Jalla (September 24, 1864 - January 17, 1946) Waldensian pastor and missionary in Zambia at the Malozi, wrote a grammar for Lozi - the language of the Malozi. President of...

4/18/2013 4/19/2013

Luigi (Louis David) Jalla MP (1860 - 1943)

Translation Louis Jalla Luigi (Louis David) Jalla (August 25, 1860 - March 21, 1943), pastor and missionary in Zambia for the Société des Missions évangeliques of Paris, he made ​​some voyages of e...

4/19/2013 4/19/2013

Rev. George Barker, SV/PROG MP (1789 - 1861)

George BARKER (1789-1861) son of Nathaniel BARKER of Wimbish near Saffrom Walden, Essex, was educated at Gosport Public School, became a Congregational Minister, joined the London Missionary Society an...

2/18/2009 4/9/2013

Rev. Dr. John Philip MP (1775 - 1851)

Philip, John 1775 to 1851 Congregational (LMS) South Africa In 1819 the Reverend Doctor John Philip, a tall, dark, strongly built Scots Congregationalist minister, began a career as resident di...

6/7/2007 10/24/2012

Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1812)

"Nyengana (one who comes secretly)", "Jank' hanna (the bald man)"

Name: Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp Variations of the name: None Origin of the name: Dutch (Van der Kamp): topographic name for someone who lived by a field or a particular domain, from Middle Du...

3/22/2011 1/28/2012

Anna Maria Martin, SM/PROG MP (1877 - 1961)

Arriveer in 1907

10/25/2010 1/2/2012

a. 1903 as sendeling in diens v.d. Rynse Sendinggenootskap MOOC 6/9/7039 71492 HOLZAPFEL, WILHELM HARRY. ESTATE PAPERS. 1940 ======================================================== Wilhelm Harry...

10/25/2010 1/2/2012

François Coillard MP (1834 - 1904)

Coillard suffered a fatal attack of haematuric fever at Lealui in Northern Rhodesia and died on 27 May 1904; he was buried near his wife at Sefula. [ çois_Coillard Wikipedia François Coillard] Dict...

1/1/2012 1/1/2012

1820 British Settler Thomas Samuel Hood 20, Fruiterer was a member of Gush's Party on the Brilliant . Party originated from London. Departed Gravesend 15 February 1820. Arrived Simon's Bay 30 Apr...

12/28/2008 12/17/2011

John Boden Thomson MP (1841 - d.)

John Boden Thomson was born on 14 April 1841 at Kirkpatrick, Kirkcudbrightshire. He studied at Western College and Highgate Missionary College. He married Elizabeth Edwards in 1869. In the same year he...

7/8/2011 11/29/2011

Roger Price MP (1834 - 1900)

Roger Price was a missionary in South Africa. He was one of the survivors of the ill-fated Makololo mission in 1859-60, though he lost his first wife and child. Trained for the Independent (Congregat...

6/4/2009 11/29/2011

Thomas Morgan Thomas "Thomas Morgan Thomas was born on 13 Mar 1830, at Bridgend, South Wales. He was appointed to the Matabele Mission with the London Missionary Society. He was ordained on 11 May 18...

7/7/2011 11/28/2011

John Smith Moffat MP (1835 - 1918)

John Smith Moffat was born at Kuruman, South Africa in 1835. He was educated in England and joined the London Missionary Society in 1858. His father settled him at Inyati in 1859, where he lived for 6 ...

6/4/2009 11/28/2011

Rev. William Sykes MP (1829 - 1887)


7/11/2011 11/28/2011

Dr. Robert Moffat MP (1795 - 1883)

Robert Moffat (1795-1883) was a Scottish pioneer missionary to South Africa who arrived in Cape Town in 1817. He opened mission stations in the interior, translated the Bible into the language of the B...

6/4/2009 11/28/2011

Dr. David Livingstone MP (1813 - 1873)

David Livingstone was born on the 19 March 1813, 8 miles south of Glasgow, one of seven children. As a young child he worked tirelessly on the cotton mills from 6am to 8pm and then studied hard at the ...

7/13/2007 11/28/2011

Reverend Holloway Helmore MP (1815 - 1860)

In 1881 Emily and Emma Elizabeth (although recorded as Elizabeth E) were with their sister Olive who was running a Ladies School at Causeway, in Horsham, Sussex. In 1891 Census Olive was still running ...

11/28/2011 11/28/2011