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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I1 O140
TitleHoernle, Rev. Christian Theophilus
Extent110 docs.
Date1837-1880
DescriptionFather of O139: Chairman of Agra missionary conference: Secundra Orphanage 1840-1857; Meerut, Annfield branch 1861-1880
/1-51 Letters 1837-1840, 1844, 1846-1848, 1851, 1856-1857, 1861-1867 including:
/1 Has fumigation holes [punctures, not slashes] 1837;
/7 Relates to problem of Lutheran and episcopal ordination 1840;
/14 Includes plan of Secundra Christian village 1865;
/15 Relates to mutiny; capture of Agra and destruction of Secundra mission 1857;
/46 Encloses appeal relating to erection of church at Meerut [printed] 1856;

/52-70 Letters to secretary of Corresponding Committee 1861-1863, 1867-1868, 1870-1871, 1878 including:
/55 Describes baptismal service at Agwanpore 1861;
/56-57 Statement and papers relating to interference by Baptist missionaries [Mr. Parsons] at Maliana, with history of mission there; also relates to article in 'Oriental Baptist' 1861;

/71-73 Journal extracts: Jun-Aug 1843; 1843; 1847;
/74 Journal of tour to Mattra and Goverdhan 20-28 Jan 1842;
/75 Journal of tour from Secundra to Etaya Nov 1843;
/76 Journal of tour from Secundra to Bindrabund Feb 1845;
/77 Extracts from journal of tour up the river Jumna Nov-Dec 1845;
/78-88 Reports 1843-1846; 1848; 1851-1854, 1862, 1865; /87 is statistics only 1862;
/89-104 Annual letters for 1855-1856, 1861-1862, 1867-1868, 1870-1879;
/105-106 Letters to Henry William Shackell [married Emma, Hoernle's daughter] 1871;
/107-108 Letters to E. C. Stuart 1872-1873 [/107 last sheet missing];
/109 Letter asking for return of Hoernle from A. W. Wilson and W. Elisha on behalf of members of Secundra congregation at Allahabad 1861;
/110 Appeal for church at Annfield in the Dehra Dun [printed] 1868
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