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Kidd, Samuellocked

(1804–1843)
  • R. K. Douglas
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Kidd, Samuel (1804–1843), missionary in Malacca and Chinese scholar, was born on 22 November 1804 at Welton, near Hull, and was educated at the village school in Welton. In 1818 he was sent to Hull, where his thoughts were directed towards a missionary career, and in 1820 he entered the ...

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