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Marsden, Samuel

(1764–1838). Angl. miss.; b. Horsforth, near Leeds, Yorkshire, Eng.; d. Windsor, New S. Wales, Australia; educ. Cambridge; ordained 1793; to Parramatte, near Sydney, Australia, as chaplain of penal colony, 1794; returned to Eng. 1807 to report and solicit aid; returned to New S. Wales 1809; sought miss. aid for New Zealand with little success; made 7 voyages to New Zealand 1814–37 to work among natives.

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