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John Van Nest Talmage

1819 ~ 1892

American missionary to Amoy China who translated Christian literature into the local language.

Affiliations: American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, Dutch Reformed Church  |  Locale: Xiamen

Tang Guo’an

1858 ~ 1913

Pioneer in modern education; early diplomat

Affiliations: Young Men's Christian Association, Tsinghua School  |  Locales: Beijing, Shanghai

Tao Xingzhi

1891 ~ 1946

Educational reformer.

Locales: Nanjing, Beijing

Tay Sek Tin

1872 ~ 1944

First Chinese-ordained minister in the synod of the Singapore-Malaya Presbyterian Church.

Affiliation: Singapore-Malaya Presbyterian Church  |  Locales: Singapore, Malaysia

James Hudson Taylor lll

1929 ~ 2009

Great-grandson of J. Hudson Taylor; founder of China Evangelical Seminary, Taiwan; General Director of the Overseas Missionary Fellowship; founder of Medical Services International.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locales: Taiwan, Hong KongChina

Ethel Taylor

1897 ~ 1993

A British nurse and missionary in China and Malaysia, serving in Asia for more than four decades, who was recognized for her humanitarian services by being made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE).

Affiliation: The Order of Saint John  |  Locales: China, Malaysia

James Hudson Taylor

1832 ~ 1905

Founder and director of the China Inland Mission.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locale: Jiangsu

Jenny Faulding Taylor

1843 ~ 1904

First woman missionary to travel deep into interior China, paving the way for women in pioneering roles.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locale: Jiangsu

Maria Dyer Taylor

1837 ~ 1870

Pioneer missionary of the China Inland Mission, wife of Hudson Taylor and trainer of women missionary recruits.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locale: Zhejiang

Philip Teng

1922 ~ 2013

He was the most eminent Chinese pastor of the Christian and Missionary Alliance, a distinguished leader of the global Chinese Christian community, and a good and faithful servant of Jesus Christ. He was, forever in loving memory, Reverend Philip Teng.

Affiliation: Christian and Missionary Alliance Church  |  Locales: Hong Kong, New York

Johann Terrenz

1576 ~ 1630

First Jesuit missionary to help the Ming court revise the Chinese calendar.

Affiliation: Society of Jesus  |  Locale: Beijing

Elwood Gardner Tewksbury

1865 ~ 1945

American Congregational missionary to China.

Affiliations: American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, World's Sunday School Association  |  Locales: Hebei, Shanghai

Robert Jermain Thomas

1839 ~ 1866

Missionary to China and Bible distributer in hostile Korea, becoming the first Protestant martyr in Korea.

Affiliation: London Missionary Society  |  Locales: Shanghai, Korea

Matilda Calder Thurston

1875 ~ 1958

Missionary, teacher, and founder of Ginling College, China.

Affiliation: American Presbyterian Mission  |  Locales: Changsha, Nanjing

David Toong

1895 ~ 1998

Prominent Chinese educator

Affiliations: St. John’s University, Young Men's Christian Association  |  Locales: Shanghai, BeijingUnited States

Peter and Valborg Torjesen

1892 ~ 1939

Classic China Inland Missionaries who lived simply among the people in a remote village, faithfully communicating the gospel with them by word and deed, and sharing in their sufferings during times of famine, chaos, and warfare.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locales: Shanxi, Taiwan

Thomas Torrance

1871 ~ 1959

Evangelist and Bible distributor in Sichuan province as well as a scholar instrumental in establishing the museum at West China Union University.

Affiliation: China Inland Mission  |  Locale: Sichuan

Charles Thomas Maillard de Tournon

1668 ~ 1710

First papal legate to the court of China in the modern period.

Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church  |  Locale: Beijing

Nicolas Trigault

1577 ~ 1628

Jesuit missionary in China, the first European to see the Nestorian monument of 781.

Affiliation: Society of Jesus  |  Locales: Henan, Shaanxi

Kristofer and Clara Tvedt

(1884-1963) and (1890-1977)

Norwegian Lutheran missionaries who shepherded scattered Chinese congregations in time of turmoil.

Affiliation: Lutheran, Norwegian Synod  |  Locales: Anhui, Guangzhou

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