Classic DACB Collection

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

Pearse, Samuel

Anglican Communion (Church Missionary Society)
Sierra Leone

Of Sierra Leone, West Africa. Native Christian. Egba Race. At Church Missionary Society Schools. Schoolmaster and Catechist at Badagry and Lagos. 1871, December 3, ordained a deacon, and 1880, December 21, ordained a priest by Bishop of Sierra Leone. Stationed at Badagry, afterwards at Lagos and Ebute Ero. Translated the Books of Ruth and Nehemiah, afterwards revised by Bishop Crowther; also the Books of Esther and Ezra.


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