Society Islands, 1842

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Includes letters from

John Orsmond, Tahiti

George Pritchard, Tahiti, Suffolk and on board the Samuel at sea

Eliza Pritchard [née Aillen]

John Jesson

George Platt, Raiatea

George Charter, Raiatea

George Stallworthy, Huahine - failure (so far) of Marquesas mission

John Rodgerson, Borabora

William Howe, Eimeo [Moorea]

Charles Wilson

William Henry, Tahiti - death of daughter (Mrs Ebrill) and of son

Thomas Blossom

John Davies, Tahiti

Charles Barff, Huahine

John Barff, Tahiti

Charles Wilson

David Darling

Alfred Smee, Tahiti

Alexander Simpson, Papetoai [Moorea] and on board the Camden visiting Huahine, Raiatea and Borabora

Ebenezer Buchanan, Tahiti

James Smith, Huahine

Ernest R W Krause, Tahiti - appointed by missionaries to Aitu

Robert Thomson - to marry Louisa Barff and leave Marquesas

Thomas McKean

Henry Nott, Tahiti - unwell

Joseph Johnston, Sydney

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