David Jones
b. 1796 – d. May 1, 1841 • Congregationalist • Missionary
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Jones, David
Jones, David (1796–1841)Congregational missionary to Hova; Bible translatorBorn in Cardiganshire (Wales), Jones studied at a dissenting academy before going with Thomas Bevan to Madagascar in 1818. The London Missionary Society supported the two men. A tribal chief-Radama, king of the Hova-welcomed