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Robert Dulaney DAVENPORT (b ca 1809 - VA; d 1848 - Alexandria, Rapides, LA), Baptist Missionary

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Re: Fanny Roper (Davenport) Feudge and Siam

William Alexander Roper, Jr. (View posts)
Posted: 31 May 2004 6:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Roper, Davenport, Feudge, Fudge
Regretably, I am completely unaware of the matters you mention. It is my understanding that Fanny and her husband Rev. DAVENPORT imported the first printing press into Siam and published Bibles there. The idea that she also toured Siam and met noted personalities of that time seems very plausible, particularly given her penchant for writing.

Unfortunately, I haven't fully researched Fanny and her life and family. But I understand that some work has been done under the auspices of the Baptist Historical Society. I would encourage you to seek additional information from that organization and let us know what you learn!
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waroper 28 Jul 2002 7:48PM GMT 
waroper 28 Jul 2002 8:16PM GMT 
Wilas Nirunsuksiri 31 May 2004 9:57PM GMT 
William Alexander Roper, Jr. 1 Jun 2004 12:54AM GMT 
Wilas Nirunsuksiri 2 Jun 2004 4:30PM GMT 
waroper 22 Mar 2014 8:24PM GMT 
wilasn 2 Jun 2004 6:15PM GMT 
waroper 1 Feb 2006 6:18AM GMT 
waroper 23 Mar 2016 4:06PM GMT 
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