Details of EBENEEZER LEWIS

Born: 1812

Died: 1873

Source: Register of LMS Missionaries, SOAS

Biography: Born 4 October 1812, Aberystwyth. Church minister, Princes St Chapel, Davenport. Studied Highbury College. Apointed to Coimbator. Ordined 9 July 1839, Princes St. Arrived Madras, 7 November 1840, Coimbatore 27 April 1840. On the death of John Smith he was sent to Madras arriving on 2 December 1843. In 1846 he was sent to Nagercoil and established a new station at Santhapuram. Ill health compelled him to return to England, leaving on 8 August 1855. He returned to Travancore in April 1857 and remained there until 1862 returning to England again due to ill health. He died 11 November 1873 in Buckhurst Hill, Essex.