a Baptist missionary, was born in Switzerland about 1820. Under the auspices .of the Basle Missionary Society, he was laboring in Dacca, Bengal, when he became a Baptist, and was baptized at Tezpur, on the Brahmaputra, Assam, February 4, 1850; and appointed a missionary at Nowgong, on the other side of the river. He died March 21, 1853. See The Missionary Jubilee, page 245. (J.C.S.).