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date: 04 March 2021

Schön, Jacob Friederich [James Frederick]locked

  • David Killingray


Schön, Jacob Friederich [James Frederick] (1803–1889), missionary and philologist, was born at Ober Weiler, Baden. He trained at the Basel missionary seminary and the Church Missionary Society (CMS) College, Islington. Ordained deacon in 1831 and priest in 1832, he went to Sierra Leone...

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University of Birmingham
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