LACEY, William Carey (or Charles?). 18?? — 1???. Rev. Baptist Missionary in India. Son of Charles Lacey (1798-1853), also missionary in Orissa (from 1823), and his wife Ann. Himself resided in Cuttack at least from 1851. Married 1859 Sarah Frances Joest (?). Still active 1864.
Publications: Oriya Grammar. 3rd ed. Calcutta 1861.
– Edited in Oriya: Nītikathā. 1855; Hitopadeśa. 1855; translated some Bengali works into Oriya.
Sources: Stray notes in T. Khan (ed.), History of Translation in India. Mysuru 2017.
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