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Schwarz, Johann Michael Nikolaus

(March 21, 1813–June 21, 1887). B. Hagenbüchach, near Langenzenn, Bav., Ger.; educ. Dresden miss. sem. (see Leipzig Evangelical Lutheran Mission); ordained 1842; miss. to India 1843; 1845–49 dir. of sem. founded 1842 by J. H. K. Cordes*; head of miss. station Poreiar 1850–51; based at Trichinopoly 1852–59, Mayavaram (called Mayuram since 1949) 1859–69, Tranquebar 1870–84; resigned because of eye trouble; d. Tranquebar.

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