WHITEHEAD, George

WHITEHEAD, George. 1862 — Halton West 3.4.1935. Rev. British Anglican Missionary. From Yorkshire. B.A. 1884 University of London. Ordained deacon 1886 and priest 1887 in Mandalay. Worked in various positions in Burma, then in the Nicobars in 1912-14 and 1916-21. Constructed Latin alphabet for the Car Nicobar language.

Publications: A Christian handbook in Burmese. 1909.

In the Nicobar Islands. 276 p. L. 1924.

Dictionary of the Car-Nicobarese language. 53+326 p. Rangoon 1925.

Sources: Stray notes in Internet; career until c. 1910 in http://justus.anglican.org/resources/bcp/Muss-Arnolt/part4c.htm.

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