South India (Tamil),1863

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

George Hall (secretary), Madras [Chennai] and Ootacamund - district committee minutes; Winslow's Tamil Dictionary

Mrs Corbold [née Betsy Church Everett], Madras - girls school

Richard Johnston, Nundial - son dies of cholera; difficulties of becoming Christian

Alfred Corbold, Madras - Madagascar churches; district committee minutes

G J Metzger (Basle Mission)

John Ashton, Madras - to marry Sarah Susan Johnston

joint letter by Thomas Murray, W Pike and E Gordon (deacons, Davidsons Street church)

Mrs Johnston [née Susan Ann Farley], Nundial


Samuel Jones, Coimbatore - report

William Morris, Coimbatore and Annapollian - settled at Tirapoor; death of daughter; report of district tour

William Addis, Yercaud

Mrs Lechler [née Rosa Anne Woodman], Yercaud

Maurice Phillips, Tripatoor

Goodeve Mabbs, Yercaud and Salem

Conditions Governing Access


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