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1867

Amy Beatrice Carmichael was born to Christian parents David and Catherine in Millisle, County Down, Ireland on 16 December 1867. She was the eldest of their seven children.

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Amy Carmichael

Amy Beatrice Carmichael was a Protestant Christian missionary in India, who opened an orphanage and founded a mission in Dohnavur. She served in India for 55 years without furlough and wrote many books about the missionary work there.

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