South India (Tamil),1817

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Samuel Render, Royapettah

Richard Knill, Madras [Chennai] - marriage of Walter Medhurst and Mrs Elizabeth Braun; reports missionary meetings in Madras; formation of a Bible meeting, with rules; journey of John Hands and his opportunities for service; Christians at Vepery (Madras)

William Lee, Madras

joint letters of William Loveless, Charles Mead and Richard Knill, Madras giving quarterly report of LMS work in Tamil area

draft of letter for signature by Secretary and Treasurer of LMS, London

joint letters of Marmaduke Thompson, Daniel Corrie and William Loveless, Madras

accusations of misconduct against Charles Mead and Samuel Render on board Moira investigated

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for the Tamil area, 1817-1860 (list F4), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note