(d. at Cape Town, S Afr., July 25, 1815). B. Swabia, Ger.; LMS lay miss. to S Afr. 180415 (arrived Cape Town January 19, 1805). Among first missionaries (with his brother Abraham) to cross the Orange R. to begin Christianizing Great Namaqualand*; est. a station at Warm Bath; Ordained 1810 at the Cape. See also Afrikaner.
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