Classic DACB Collection

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

Kamukukulu, Danieri

Anglican Communion (Church of Uganda)

[BUNYORO, Muganda]

Danieri Kamukukulu went to Bunyoro as a church teacher in 1896 or 1897.[1] When European missionaries arrived in 1899 he was in charge of the work at Hoima, and the Rev. A. B. Fisher describes him as “a little man who has been a long time at work here and is a perfect master of the language.”[2] He accompanied Fisher on a safari to Kibero and Fajao.[2] He left to return to Buganda in about 1906.[3]

Louise Pirouet**

Notes(short form; see List of Sources for complete citations):

  1. M. Fataki, 1932, p. 67.

  2. Fisher Papers, Book XII, p. 12.

  3. Kakumba, 1967.

This biography, written by Louise Pirouet, was included in “Appendix A: Biographical Notes,” on page 400 of “The Expansion of the Church of Uganda (N.A.C.) from Buganda into Northern and Western Uganda between 1891 and 1914, with Special Reference to the work of African Teachers and Evangelists” (PhD Thesis: University of East Africa, 1968). Pirouet published this thesis as Black Evangelists (London: Rex Collings, 1978). However, Black Evangelists does not reproduce the detailed biographies, complete with references to sources, found in Appendix A of the thesis. Print copies are available at Africana Section, Makerere University Library (U 02 P57); The Centre for Christianity Worldwide, Cambridge; and a microfilm copy at the School of Oriental Studies, London. [information from Angus Crichton]