(August 22, 1791June 18, 1873 [1874?]). B. Jaffrey, New Hampshire; educ. Dartmouth Coll., Hanover, New Hampshire, and Andover (Massachusetts) Theol. Sem.; ordained Cong. 1818; ABCFM miss. to Ceylon (left 1819, arrived 1820). Educator. Hymnist. Helped tr. Bible into Tamil; revised Tamil OT Other works include Tamil dictionary; rev. and enl. Eng.-Tamil dictionary; tracts; hymns; Bible History; tr. J. Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress.
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