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Paton, John Gibson 1824-1907

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Works: 168 works in 513 publications in 4 languages and 3,288 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Church history  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Subject Headings: Missionaries 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: BV3680.N6, B
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The story of John G. Paton; or, Thirty years among South Sea cannibals by John Gibson Paton( Book )
25 editions published between 1892 and 2009 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
John G. Paton, missionary to the New Hebrides by John Gibson Paton( Book )
33 editions published between 1889 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
John Gibson Paton (1824-1907) was born on the farm of Braehead, in the parish of Kirkmahoe, near Dumfries, Scotland, the son of James and Janet Jardine Rogerson Paton. He and his wife, Mary Ann Rhodes , daughter of Peter Robson, left Scotland to serve as a missionaries for the Reformed Presbyterian Church of Scotland in the New Hebrides Islands and landed at Tanna in 1858. His wife and son died at child birth in 1859. There were cannibals on Tanna in those days and wars between tribes. The other British missionaries were killed and he was rescued from Tanna in 1862 and landed on Aneityum, another island in the New Hebrides. The missionaries there urged him to go to Australia, which he did to pled the cause of the mission in the New Hebrides. He went to Scotland for more missionaries in 1863. While in Scotland, he married 2) Margaret Whitecross at Edinburgh in 1864. They sailed for Australia and then in 1866 settled on the Island of Aniwa.
John G. Paton : missionary to the New Hebrides; an autobiography edited by his brother, James Paton by John Gibson Paton( Book )
12 editions published between 1888 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Thirty years with South Sea cannibals; autobiography of John G. Paton by John Gibson Paton( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
John G. Paton : Missionar auf den Neuen Hebriden : eine Selbstbiographie by John Gibson Paton( Book )
12 editions published between 1891 and 1926 in German and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Missionary to the New Hebrides : an autobiography by John Gibson Paton( Book )
13 editions published between 1889 and 1965 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
John G. Paton, zendeling op de Nieuwe Hebriden : eene levensschets by John Gibson Paton( Book )
6 editions published between 1889 and 1892 in Dutch and held by 12 libraries worldwide
John G. Paton, D.D. ... an autobiography by John Gibson Paton( Book )
8 editions published between 1891 and 1923 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Bible in the New Hebrides by John Gibson Paton( Book )
3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Newspaper cuttings relating to the labour trade between Queensland and the New Hebrides by John Gibson Paton( Book )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Newspaper cuttings relating to the labour trade between Queensland and the New Hebrides detailing, in particular, the iniquitous nature of the trade. The collection includes an open letter by Paton, "Protest against the Revival of the Queensland Slave Trade" dated February 1892, to the Premier of Queensland, Sir Samuel Griffith, and Griffith's reply
John G. Paton zendeling op de Nieuws Hebriden : enne levensschets by John Gibson Paton( Book )
1 edition published in 1892 in Dutch and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Vocabulary of Words in the Language of Aniwa, New Hebrides. [Letterpress, with the Aniwa words added in MS.] by John Gibson Paton( Book )
5 editions published between 1880 and 1953 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
John G. Paton by Winifred M Pearce( Book )
4 editions published between 1893 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The story of John G. Paton told for young folks thirty years among South Sea cannibals by John Gibson Paton( Book )
3 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The New Hebrides : is France or Britain to annex them? by John Gibson Paton( Book )
1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The Kanaka labour traffic to Queensland : protest against its renewal by John Gibson Paton( Book )
3 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The story of Dr. John G. Paton's thirty years with South Sea cannibals by John Gibson Paton( Book )
3 editions published between 1923 and 1927 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Paton, Giovanni, 1824-1907
Paton, J.G., 1824-1907
Paton, John.
Paton, John 1824-1907.
Paton, John G. 1824-1907.
Paton, John G. (John Gibson), 1824-1907
Paton, John Gibson
Paton, Juan, 1824-1907
ペートン, ジヨン
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