Story: Wohlers, Eliza and Wohlers, Johann Friedrich Heinrich

Eliza Wohlers, about 1877

Eliza Wohlers, about 1877

Eliza Wohlers brought to her missionary work on Ruapuke Island 'the courage of a Rebecca…and the mind of a Martha'.

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How to cite this page:

Sheila Natusch. 'Wohlers, Eliza and Wohlers, Johann Friedrich Heinrich', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990, updated October, 2017. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1w36/wohlers-eliza (accessed 30 September 2020)