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FIRST — Resident Minister in Southland — Invercargill, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop
S 46° 24.792 E 168° 21.394
59G E 296845 N 4856645
Quick Description: When Rev J.F.H. Wohlers arrived in 1844 he became the first minister to live in what was to become Southland.
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 2/7/2010 5:29:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM86KP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
Views: 4

Long Description:
Rev J.F.H. Wohlers, a German missionary, landed from the Deborah at Ruapuke Island on May 17 1844 and became the first Resident Minister in Southland. He and his wife devoted their lives to the welfare of the Maori race.
FIRST - Classification Variable: Person or Group

Date of FIRST: 5/17/1844

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