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Caulkins, Frances Manwaring

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; History; Religion and Education. 1049 words.

Caulkins, Frances Manwaring (26 April 1795–03 February 1869), author, was born in New London, Connecticut, the daughter of Joshua Caulkins, a seagoing trader who died in Haiti before her...

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Coleman [Colman], Walter (1600–1645), Franciscan friar, missionary, and writer

Ignatius Fennessy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Literature; Religion and Education. 731 words.

Coleman [Colman], Walter (1600–1645), Franciscan friar, missionary, and writer, was born in 1600 in Cannock, Staffordshire, the son of Walter Coleman (d. c.1620) and his second wife,...

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Cripps, Arthur Shearley (1869–1952), missionary and poet

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Religion and Education. 1631 words.

Cripps, Arthur Shearley (1869–1952), missionary and poet, was born on 10 June 1869 at Mount Calverley Lodge, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, the younger son and third child in the family of two sons...

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Cross, Nicholas [name in religion Nicolaus à Santa Cruce] (1614/15–1698), Franciscan friar, missionary, and writer

Ignatius Fennessy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Literature; Religion and Education. 684 words.

Cross, Nicholas [name in religion Nicolaus à Santa Cruce] (1614/15–1698), Franciscan friar, missionary, and writer, was born in Derbyshire. It is not certain that Cross was his family name:...

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Evans, Nathaniel

Frank Shuffelton.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Religion and Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 981 words.

Evans, Nathaniel (08 June 1742–29 October 1767), poet and Church of England missionary, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Edward Evans, a merchant, and his wife, whose name...

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Judson, Emily Chubbuck

Jeanne M. Malloy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Religion and Education. 1476 words.

Judson, Emily Chubbuck (22 August 1817–01 June 1854), author and missionary, was born in Eaton, New York, the daughter of Charles Chubbuck and Lavinia Richards. Judson’s childhood and youth...

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Kitto, John (1804–1854), writer and missionary

Thomas Hamilton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Religion and Education. 965 words.

Kitto, John (1804–1854), writer and missionary, son of John Kitto, a Cornish stonemason, and Elizabeth Picken, was born at Plymouth on 4 December 1804. He was a sickly lad, caring for...

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Rogers, Elymas Payson

Marilyn Demarest Button.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Religion and Education. 709 words.

Rogers, Elymas Payson (10 February 1815–20 January 1861), clergyman, poet, and missionary, was born in Madison, Connecticut, the son of Abel Rogers and Chloe Ladue, farmers. His father, the...

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Whytehead, Thomas (1815–1843), poet and missionary

Rosemary Scott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Religion and Education. 770 words.

Whytehead, Thomas (1815–1843), poet and missionary, was born on 30 November 1815 at Thormanby, Yorkshire, the youngest son of Henry Robert Whytehead (1772–1818), curate of Thormanby and...

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Wolff, Sister Madeleva

Gail Porter Mandell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Religion and Education. 1275 words.

Wolff, Sister Madeleva (24 May 1887–25 July 1964), educator and poet, was born Mary Evaline Wolff in Cumberland, Wisconsin, the daughter of August Frederick Wolff, a harness maker, and...

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