1-2 of 2 results  for:

  • West African Methodist x
Clear all

Article

Johnson, James (c. 1836–1917), assistant bishop of Western Equatorial Africa, was born at Kakanda Town, a freed slave settlement near Waterloo, Sierra Leone. His parents were both Yoruba from Nigeria. They met and married in Sierra Leone, where each had arrived separately after liberation at sea by the ...

Article

Lawson, Thomas George (1814–1891), colonial official and Baptist leader, was born in October 1814 in the town of New London, Anecho, in west Africa, the second son of George Acquatay Lawson (c.1778–1856), political leader and merchant, and his wife, Adólèvi Apé...