John Wilson
b. 1804 – d. 1875 • Missionary • Teacher
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Wilson, John
Wilson, John (1804–1875)Missionary to India; orientalistBorn in the Scottish border county of Berwick, Wilson was educated at Edinburgh University, was ordained in 1828, and sailed for India under the Scottish Missionary Society. Within six months he was preaching in Marathi. He and his wife established