Classic DACB Collection

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

White, James

Anglican Communion (Church Missionary Society)
Sierra Leone

Of Sierra Leone, West Africa. A Colony-born Christian of Yoruba and Owu Race. At Fourah Bay Institution, Freetown Grammar School. Catechist and Schoolmaster at Waterloo and Wellington. 1850, Badagry; 1852, Lagos; 1854, Otta. 1857, January 25, deacon, and 1864, May 22, ordained a priest by Bishop of Sierra Leone. Stationed at Otta, in the Yoruba country; afterwards at Ebute Meta. 1890, April 19, died at Lagos. Translated book of Joshua, 1 and 2 Kings, and 1 and 2 Chronicles.


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