J A Shurman ~ Time line

In Calcutta to prepare printing of Urdu Bible

April 1842 to June 1843 | Calcutta, India

Left Benares for Calcutta to oversee printing of Urdu Version of OT.  Returned to Benares.1 ] Met three young Berlin Missionary Society missionaries in Calcutta and accommodated them happily, as they reported home.2 ].

Annual Report from Benares:
"Mr Shurman after an absence of fifteen months returned to Benares in June 1843."3 ]
  1. Sibree 1923 [ ▲ ]
  2. "Berliner Missionsbericht" 1853, p53, according to a letter from 03.08.1988 by ret Pastor Helmut Lehmann, Berlin to Jan Schürmann [ ▲ ]
  3. THE SCOTTISH CONGREGATIONAL MAGAZINE. New Series. Vol IV, 1844. Glasgow: James Maclehose. Page(s): 402-403. [ ▲ ]

For reference:

Administrator. J A Shurman ~ Time line :: April 1842 - Calcutta for printing Urdu Bible, in: Pirltawardli Research Website. Adelaide 2019.
(Created: 28.01.2015. Last updated: 07.02.2015.)
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