Milledge, James Sibree


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 0102 MS 380680
Held at: School of Oriental and African Studies Library
Domain: archival
Title: Milledge, James Sibree
Date(s) of contents: Created 1920s-1940s
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent and medium: 1 box

CONTEXT

Name of creator(s): Milledge | James Sibree | b 1930 | missionary

Administrative/Biographical history: James Sibree Milledge was born in 1930. He worked for the London Missionary Society in South India from 1961 to 1972. He married Betty Avril (née Astle) in 1956. He belongs to a large family of missionaries (named both Milledge and Sibree) who worked in a number of regions for the London Missionary Society, but in particular Madagascar. The most famous of these missionary ancestors was James Sibree.

Custodial history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated in 1997.

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1920s-1940s, of James Sibree Milledge, comprising material relating to the Sibree family in Madagascar.

System of arrangement: The material is arranged in chronological order where possible.

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English

Conditions governing access: Unrestricted.

Conditions governing reproduction: No publication without written permission. Apply to archivist in the first instance.

Finding aids: Unpublished handlist.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The School of Oriental and African Studies holds records of the London Missionary Society (Ref: CWM/LMS), including papers relating to members of the Sibree family; memoirs of James Sibree (Ref: MS 3801616); and papers of James Trenchard Hardyman, which include material relating the Sibree family (Ref: PP MS 63).

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Revised by Rachel Kemsley as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

Date(s) of descriptions: 15 May 2000, revised Feb 2002


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Ancient religions
Christianity
Christians
Congregationalism
Congregationalists
Missionaries
Missionary work
Protestant nonconformists
Protestant nonconformity
Protestantism
Protestants
Religions
Religious activities
Religious groups
Religious institutions
Religious movements

Personal names
Milledge | James Sibree | b 1930 | missionary
Sibree | James | 1836-1929 | architect, missionary and naturalist
Sibree | family | missionaries

Corporate names
Missionary Society x LMS | London Missionary Society x London Missionary Society

Places
East Africa
Madagascar