Classic DACB Collection

All articles created or submitted in the first twenty years of the project, from 1995 to 2015.

Romaine, William

Anglican Communion (Church Missionary Society)

Of West Africa. Native Christian of the Eboe and Suso Tribe. At Parish Schools at Gloucester and Leicester. 1857, Catechist to the Niger Mission. 1869, August 22, deacon and September 12, ordained a priest by Bishop Crowther. Stationed at Onitsha, Niger [sic]. 1877, November 7, died at Onitsha. For 20 years connected with the Station; first as Scripture Reader, then as Schoolmaster and Catechist until ordination.


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