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Missionaries

Samuel Adjai Crowther (or Ajayi)
(c.1807-1891)



Area of Ministry:

Niger | Nigeria

Primary Works

Book or monograph Samuel Adjai Crowther [c.1807-1891] & J.F. Schön, Journal of an Expedition up the Niger in 1841. 1843.
Book or monograph Samuel Adjai Crowther [c.1807-1891], Journal of an Expedition up the Niger and Tschadda Rivers.1855.
Book or monograph Samuel Adjai Crowther [c.1807-1891] & J.C. Taylor, The Gospel on the Banks of the Niger. 1859, 1968.
Book or monograph Samuel Adjai Crowther [c.1807-1891], Experiences with Pagans and Mohammedans in West Africa. 1892.

Secondary Works

Book or monograph J.F.A. Ajasi, Christian Missions in Nigeria, 1841-1891J.F.A. Ajayi, Christian Missions in Nigeria: 1841-1891: Making of the New Elite. Ibadan History Series. Prentice Hall Press, 1965. ISBN: 978-0582645349. pp.331.
Book or monograph P.R. McKenzie, Inter-Religious Encounters in Nigeria: S.A. Crowther's Attitude to African Traditional Religion and Islam. 1976.
Article in Journal or Book Mission LegaciesGerald H. Anderson, ed., Mission Legacies: Biographical Studies of Leaders of the Modern Missionary Movement. Orbis, 1995.
On-line Resource Jesse Page, Samuel Crowther. The Slave Boy who became Bishop of the NigerJesse Page, Samuel Crowther. The Slave Boy who became Bishop of the Niger. London: S.W. Partridge & Co., n.d. Hbk. pp.160. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph G.O.M. Tasie, Christian Missionary Encounters in the Niger Delta, 1864-1918. 1978.
Article in Journal or Book Gerald H. Anderson, ed., Biographical Dictionary of Christian MissionsAmdrew F. Walls, "Crowther, Samuel Adjai (or Ajayi)," Gerald H. Anderson, ed., Biographical Dictionary of Christian Missions. Grand Rapids, MI: Cambridge, UK: Eerdmans, 1988. Pbk. ISBN: 0802846807. pp.160-161.
Article in Journal or Book Andrew F. Walls, A Second Narrative of Samuel Ajayi Crowther's Early Life," Bulletin of the Society of African Church History 2 (1985): 5-14.
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