Friday, October 24, 2014

Bridgman, Elijah Coleman 裨治文

Updated October 25, 2014

The Rev. Elijah Coleman Bridgman 裨治文, Protestant minister, was recorded as a resident of Hong Kong in 1845. He was a missionary belonged to the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions who was sent to China in 1829.

Variant names: in Chinese 高理文

Selected Bibliography: A List of the Protestant Missionaries to the Chinese, The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser, March 13, 1845, p.1. Tarrent, William, The Hong Kong Almanack and Directory for the Year 1846, 1848, 1850, Hong Kong: China Mail, resp. 1846, 1848 and 1850.


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