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Freeman, Thomas Birch

(1809–90). Brit. Wesleyan Meth. miss. to Ghana (Gold Coast). B. Twyford, Eng., of Negro father, white mother; arrived Cape Coast, Ghana, 1838; obtained friendship of king of Kumasi, “the city of blood,” among the Ashantis; est. miss. work in Gold Coast, Nigeria, and areas bet.; resigned 1857 but returned to ministry 1873; retired 1885.

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