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date: 23 October 2020

Cole, Christian Fredericklocked

  • Philip Burnett


Cole, Christian Frederick (1851/2–1885), barrister and author, was born in Waterloo, Sierra Leone, the son of Jacob Cole (d. 1872) and his wife, Mary. Little is known of his mother, but his father, a missionary priest with the Church Missionary Society (CMS), was one of the first Africans to be ordained into Anglican orders. ...

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