CRAVEN, Thomas

CRAVEN, Thomas. 1844/46 — 1919. Rev. U.S. Methodist Missionary in India. Of Evanston Ill., with Welsh background. Educated at Northwestern University (M.A.) and Garrett Bible Seminary. B.D. From 1870 in India, worked in Lucknow. Married Jane Maria Wells, four children.

Publications: The Royal School Dictionary, in English and Roman Urdu. 273 p. Lucknow 1880, new ed. 1-2. 471+600 p. Lucknow 1893; The Gem Dictionary, in English and Hindustani. Lucknow 1881; The Popular Dictionary in English–Hindustani and Hindustani–English. 200+200 p. Lucknow 1881, Rev. & enl. ed. by B. H. Badley. Lucknow 1889.

The English and Hindi Dictionary. Lucknow 1889.

Sources: Stray notes in Internet – much remains unclear, also with his publications.

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