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Sunker Singh, Samuel
19th century
Anglican (CMS)
Mauritius

Of Mauritius. An Indian Christian, born in the Island. In Preparandi Institution, Rose Belle. Schoolmaster and Catechist. 1882, September 16, ordained a deacon by the Bishop of Mauritius (Royston) and 1892, March 13, ordained a priest by the Bishop of Mauritius (Walsh). Missionary to the Bengalis and Hindi-speaking Indians in the Mauritius. Is acquainted with the Hindi, Bengali, Uriya, French, and English languages. Stationed at Port Louis.


Source:

Church Missionary Society, Register of Missionaries (Clerical, Lay and Female) and Native Clergy from 1804 to 1904.