BRIGEL, Johann Jakob. 18?? — 1???. Rev. German Missionary in India, belonged to Basel Mission in Mangalore. Retired in 1875 and became minister in his native Württemberg. One JJB (1832–1887) was Pastor in Württenberg and could well be the same.

Publications: A Grammar of the Tulu language. 139 p. Mangalore 1872; mission publications.

Sources: B. H. Badley, Indian Missionary Directory. Rev. ed. 1881, 153. Not in Br. Biogr. Arch. 1st and 2nd Series, only one work in N.U.C.