Barnum, Henry Samuel
BARNUM, HENRY SAMUEL: Presbyterian; b. at Stratford, Conn., Aug. 13, 1837. He was educated at Yale College (B.A., 1862) and Auburn
Theological Seminary, from which he was graduated in 1867. In the same year he was ordained to the Presbyterian ministry,
and for five years was a missionary of
the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions at Harpoot, Turkey. Since 1872 he has been a missionary of the same
organization at Van, Turkey, and
since 1884 has also edited a weekly in Armenian and Turkish. He has likewise written a number of commentaries in Armenian.