Samuela Manoa and Kimo Pelio were the first missionaries sent to Samoa from Hawaii by Walter Murray Gibson. They served for almost fifteen years, until Pelio's death, when Manoa wrote to Hawaii for help. Joseph and Flora Dean were sent to assist them and in 1888 and the Samoan Mission was officially organized.
Chronological history of the mission containing information about missionaries, members, and units, compiled from mission reports, journals, news articles, and other documents.
Contains names of missionaries, their Samoan names, residences they were called from, as well as their arrival and departure dates in the mission.
Contains names of missionaries who served in Samoa from 1888 to 1947. Includes their year of birth, dates of arrival and departure, and Samoan name.