David Zeisberger
b. April 11, 1721 – d. November 17, 1808 • Missionary • Translator
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Zeisberger, David
Zeisberger, David (1721–1808)Moravian missionary to American IndiansBorn at Zauchental in Moravia and reared at Herrnhut, Zeisberger went to Georgia in 1738 and then on to the new Moravian base in Pennsylvania. While studying the Iroquoian languages with the Onondagas, he was imprisoned by the New