Alexander Williamson China Scotland

Biography of Alexander Williamson

Graduate Record for Alexander Williamson

Forename: Alexander
Surname: Williamson
Degree Information: BA (1853) ; LLD (1871)
Countries of Association: Scotland; China

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Addison 1727-1897 reads: (1) Missionary (Lond. M. Soc.) to China, 1855, but soon afterwards invalided home; (2) accepted an appointment under the National Bible Society of Scotland, 1863; (3) acted for that Society, and also as Missionary of the United Presbyterian Churc, at Chefoo, China, 1870-87; (4) devoted himself mainly to the production of Christian books for the Chinese; born at Falkirk, 5th December, 1829; died at Chefoo, 2nd September, 1890.

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Alexander Williamson
GU Degrees: BA, 1853; LLD, 1871;
University Link: BA (1853) ; LLD (1871) Graduate
Record last updated: 12th Jun 2009

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