Chesson, Alfred Charles (1890–1978), and Lillian (Adair) (c. 1891–1942)

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Chesson, Alfred Charles (1890–1978), and Lillian (Adair) (c. 1891–1942)

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Author Faculty (Discipline)

Theology

Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

7-1-2020

Encyclopedia Title

Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists

ISSN

2690-8514

Keywords

Seventh-day Adventists, biography, service

Abstract

Alfred and Lillian Chesson were initially called to the mission field to work among Indian people in Fiji, and Alfred went on to be the Missionary Volunteer Secretary and Assistant Secretary of the Home Mission Department before becoming an Evangelist and then President of the Queensland Conference in Australia from 1924 to 1928.

Disciplines

Religion

ANZSRC / FoR Code

210304 Biography, 220405 Religion and Society

Reportable Items

D1

Field of Education

09 Society and Culture

Staff Classification

Conjoint

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Avondale Research Centre

Scripture, Spirituality and Society Research Centre

Chesson, Alfred Charles (1890–1978), and Lillian (Adair) (c. 1891–1942)

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