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Kowert, Wilhelm Hermann

(July 7, 1842–April 9, 1923). B. Neukirchen, near Melle, Hannover, Ger.; educ. Hermannsburg* Miss. school; miss. to Maori in New Zealand 1876; pastor of Ger. colonists at Upper Moutere, New Zealand, 1882; to Am. 1886. Mo. Syn. pastor Harvel, Illinois, 1886–91; Orchard Farm, Missouri, 1891–1908; Ontarioville, Illinois, 1908–16. Later lived in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and Elgin, Illinois.

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