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Keyl, Stephanus

(June 27, 1838–December 15, 1905). Son of E. G. W. Keyl*; b. Niederfrohna, near Penig, Saxony, Ger.; to US 1839 with his father and other Saxons (see Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, The, II, 1); educ. Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri; pastor Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1862–67; immigrant* and emigrant miss. 1869–1905.

P. Rösener, Unser erster Emigrantenmissionar, Pastor Stephanus Keyl (St. Louis, 1908); T. S. Keyl, “The Life and Activities of Pastor Stephanus Keyl,” CHIQ, XXII, No. 2 (July 1949), 65–77.

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