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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C CE O77
TitleKnight, Rev. Joseph
Extent80 docs.
Date1818-1841
DescriptionChairman of mission 1835-1837; Nellore, Jaffna 1818-1838
/1-47 Letters 1820-1840 including:
/1 From Joseph Knight and Benjamin Ward 1820;
/12 Relates to educating girls 1823;
/13 Relates to establishment of printing press 1823;
/16 Relates to good relations with American missionaries 1824;
/23 With note by S. Lambrick relating to birth of son 1829;
/39 Relates to death of wife 1837;

/48-52 Journals: Nov 1818 - Jun 1823;
/53-67 Annual reports 1823-1825, 1827-1828, 1830-1837; some signed by Joseph Knight and William Adley and [/65] with circulars from Faught and Trimnell 1835;

/68-74 Various letters to:
/68 Missionaries at annual meeting at Baddegama relating to purchase of Nellore premises 1822;
/69 Mayor and Ward relating to spiritual awakening at American missionary stations 1824;
/70 Circular relating to Mrs. Knight's health 1832;
/71 Messrs. Kruse and Lieder [copy] 1840;
/72 Rev. M. Thompson of Madras 1819;
/73 Correspondence with Madras Corresponding Committee relating to Joseph Knight's joining Tinnevelly mission 1835;

/75-76 Annual report of Jaffna Branch Bible Society 1831, 1835 [Joseph Knight Secretary];
/77 Jaffna Religious Tract Society: annual report [Joseph Knight Secretary] 1832-1833;
/78 Memorandum on the obstacles to the spread of Christianity in India, written at request of Rev. Roberts, Wesleyan missionary 1832;
/79 Joseph Knight's account with CMS 1823;
/80 Extract from minutes of Missionary Union of North Ceylon relating to death of Joseph Knight 1841
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