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Christian Keyßer

Biography

In 1889, Keyßer was sent to the Sattelberg Mission Station in New Guinea where he married Emilie Heumann on February14, 1873. Together, they had three daughters: Jutta, Hertha and Imma Eleonora. He was a gifted linguist who made one of the first dictionaries of the Guinean dialects. He returned to Germany in the spring of 1921.

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