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Harpster, John Henry

(April 27, 1844–February 1, 1911). B. Centerhall, Pennsylvania; Union soldier in Civil War; educ. Missionary Institute, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, Gettysburg (Pennsylvania) Theol. Sem.; ordained 1871; miss. at Guntur, India, 1872–76 for The General* Syn. of the Ev. Luth. Ch. in the USA; pastor Ellsworth and Hays, Kansas, Trenton, New Jersey, and Canton, Ohio; Gen. Syn. miss. Guntur, India, 1893–1901; miss. at Rajahmundry, India, 1902–09 for the General* Council of the Ev. Luth. Ch. in N. Am.

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