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Arthur, John William (1881–1952), missionary and physician

Andrew C. Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 836 words.

Arthur, John William (1881–1952), missionary and physician, was born on 23 April 1881 in Glasgow, son of John William Arthur (1848–1921), a calico printer, and Margaret Dennistoun Sloan...

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Brown, Dame Edith Mary (1864–1956), medical missionary and founder of the North India School of Medicine for Christian Women

Susan L. Cohen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 1041 words.

Brown, Dame Edith Mary (1864–1956), medical missionary and founder of the North India School of Medicine for Christian Women, was born on 24 March 1864 at Bank Buildings, 10A Coats Lane,...

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Browne, Stanley George (1907–1986), leprologist and medical missionary

Mary E. Gibson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pathology; Religion and Education; Medicine and Health. 1084 words.

Browne, Stanley George (1907–1986), leprologist and medical missionary, was born on 8 December 1907 at 77 Bousefield Road, New Cross, London, the second of the five children of Arthur...

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Butler, Fanny Jane (1850–1889), physician and medical missionary

Geraldine Forbes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 1492 words.

Butler, Fanny Jane (1850–1889), physician and medical missionary, was born on 5 October 1850 at 6 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London, the eighth of the ten children of Thomas Butler (b. 1809),...

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Chesterman, Sir Clement Clapton (1894–1983), medical missionary and specialist in tropical diseases

Brian Stanley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pathology; Religion and Education; Medicine and Health. 1023 words.

Chesterman, Sir Clement Clapton (1894–1983), medical missionary and specialist in tropical diseases, was born on 30 May 1894 at 6 Woodland Place, Bath, the fifth son of William Thomas...

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Christie, Dugald (1855–1936), medical missionary

Andrew F. Walls.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion and Education; Medicine and Health. 1730 words.

Christie, Dugald (1855–1936), medical missionary, was born on 11 January 1855 at Kingshouse, Glencoe, Argyll, the ninth and youngest child of Malcolm Christie (d. in or before 1862), sheep...

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Church, John Edward [Joe] (1899–1989), missionary and physician

Kevin Ward.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 783 words.

Church, John Edward [Joe] (1899–1989), missionary and physician, was born on 10 August 1899, at the rectory, Borough Green, Cambridgeshire, one of three sons of Canon Edward Joseph Church,...

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Colledge, Thomas Richardson (1796–1879), surgeon and missionary in China

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion and Education; Surgery. 331 words.

Colledge, Thomas Richardson (1796–1879), surgeon and missionary in China, received his medical education in London under Sir Astley Cooper. He practised in Canton (Guangzhou) and Macau and...

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Cook, Sir Albert Ruskin (1870–1951), physician and missionary

Thomas Paul Ofcansky.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 1393 words.

Cook, Sir Albert Ruskin (1870–1951), physician and missionary, was born on 2 March 1870 in the London suburb of Hampstead, the twelfth of thirteen children of William Henry Cook...

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Dooley, Thomas Anthony, III

James Terence Fisher.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Religion and Education. 1142 words.

Dooley, Thomas Anthony, III (17 January 1927–18 January 1961), medical missionary, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Thomas A. Dooley, Jr., a railroad executive, and Agnes Wise....

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