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date: 19 September 2020

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Thomas Gallaudet (1822–1902) devoted his life to ministering to deaf people. He was ordained a priest in 1851 and in 1852 he established St. Ann's Church for Deaf Mutes, conducting regular services in sign language.

Keywords: Thomas Gallaudet, Gallaudet School, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Sophia Fowler, New York Institution for the Deaf, Episcopal Church, deaf people, sign language, St. Ann's Church for Deaf Mutes

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