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Philip, John

(April 14, 1775-August 27, 1851). B. Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scot.; educ. Hoxton theol. school, London, Eng.; preached at Newbury Cong. Ch., Berkshire, 1802; pastor Aberdeen, Scot., 1814–18; helped inspect LMS miss. stations in S. Afr. 1818; pastor Cape Town 1822; supt. LMS miss. stations in S. Afr.; tried to protect natives from abuse and exploitation. Works include Researches in South Africa. See also Africa, B 5.

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