Frederick George White Hooper, by Cosmo W. H. Rawlins

Scope and Content

Account of the life of Frederick George White Hooper, based on letters from Mauritius, Ile de Bourbon, Cape Town and Bethelsdorp, 1813-1819, found in the archives and printed collections of the London Missionary Society.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick George White Hooper was engaged as a missionary with the London Missionary Society, and appointed to South Africa in 1817. He was stationed at Bethelsdorp until the Deputation (Rev John Campbell) went out to South Africa. During Sep and Oct 1818, he supplied for Mr Barker at Theopolis. His connection with the Society was eventually dissolved.

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Custodial History

Donated to the Council for World Mission by Cosmo W. H. Rawlins in December 1958.

Location of Originals

Original letters from Fregerick George White Hooper from Cape Town and Bethelsdorp, 1815-1819, can be found with the South Africa correspondence in the Council for World Mission Archive [reference: CWM/LMS/South Africa/Incoming Correspondence/Boxes 6-8A].