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James Evans
b. January 18, 1801 – d. November 23, 1846 • Methodist • Missionary
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Evans, James
Evans, James (1801–1846)Methodist missionary to Canadian IndiansBorn at Kingston-on-Hull (England), in 1828 Evans began teaching at the Canadian Methodist Indian school at Rice Lake in Upper Canada. There he developed a system of phonetic writing of Indian languages. After being ordained to the Methodist