The Birth Place of Paul Gordon Hiebert in Shamshabad, India
One of Nicholas Hiebert’s sons, John Nicholas Christian Hiebert, and his wife Anna Junga, went to India as career missionaries. Paul Gordon Hiebert was born in Shamshabad, India in 1932. Shamshabad, where his parents were working as missionaries, had officially had been a center of Mennonite Brethren missionary activities in South India since 1920.
From Dr. Robert J. Priest, “Paul G. Hiebert: A Life Remembered” Trinity Journal (30:2), 2009, pp. 171-175., and Philip Wayne Barnes. Missiology Meets Cultural Anthropology: The Life and Legacy of Paul G. Hiebert (The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ph.D. dissertation, 2011) pp.40, 44.