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Samuel Keen (1818-72)

Samuel Keen was born in Southmolton, Devon. He was converted in about 1839 and entered the Bible Christian ministry in 1847. Keen offered himself for the work in Australia in 1852 and spent the remaining nineteen years of his life in South Australian circuits.

Source: Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968), and F. W. Bourne, The Bible Christians Their Origin and History 1815-1900 (1905), 461-462.

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