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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 O4D
TitleSargent, Edward [1877-1889] assistant bishop of Madras
Extent29 docs.
Date1877-1880
Description/1-16 Letters 1877-80 including letters relating to possibility of having an Indian bishop 1879-80 including:
/1 Includes comments relating to Ceylon controversy 1877;

/17-18 Letters to mission secretary 1880;
/19 Annual letter for 1879;
/20 Copy of letter to bishop of Madras relating to relationship between missionary societies and diocese 1877;
/21 Notes of visit to Palamcotta district, pastorates of Manarkadu, Alvaneri and Maruthakulam 1877;
/22 Notes of visit to Mengnanapuram district 1877;
/23 Notes of visit to Nallur and Surandei 1877;
/24 Account of famine in Tinnevelly 1877;
/25 Tinnevelly Church Missionary Association proceedings Jul 1878 [sent by Sargent with comments] 1878;
/26 Report on first Tamil examination for Miss Macdonald and Miss Gehrich 1878;
/27-28 Documents and notarial act relating to consecration of Sargent as bishop [printed] 1877;
/29 Translation of article in Tinnevelly monthly magazine with account of Bishop Sargent's return to Palamcotta [printed] 1877
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