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Behrens, Henry William

(February 13, 1827–April 22, 1900). B. Hermannsburg, Ger.; influenced in early youth by Louis Harms. Sent by Hermannsburg Soc. to Afr. November 10, 1857; worked 6 yrs. among Zulu Kaffir in Natal, then among Bechuanas; founded Bethany Village; supervised work of Hermannsburg Soc. among Bechuanas. See also Africa, B 5.

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