Biographical entry: Bauro, Michael ( - 1890)

January 1890


Michael Bauro from Makira was taken to Norfolk Island by Bishop Patteson (q.v.) to be educated at the Melanesian Mission School and returned to be the first teacher at the Wango School on Makira. Active in the 1870s and 1880s, he died in early January 1890. (Montgomery 1904 [1896], ch. 16)

Published resources


  • Montgomery, Henry H., The Light of Melanesia: A Record of Thirty-Five Years Mission Work in the South Seas, Written after a Personal Visitation made by Request of the Right Rev. John Selwyn, D.D., late Bishop of Melanesia, Originally published: 1896, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, 1904. Details