Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC544
TitleAccession 544
Extent1 item
Datec 1895
DescriptionChinese passport
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Miscellaneous Papers
Finding AidsA catalogue of this collection (forming part of the wider CMS/ACC unofficial papers catalogue) is available on the online archive catalogue. Click on the Finding Number to display the summary contents list of the catalogue and to view the full catalogue. A paper copy of this catalogue is also available for consultation at Special Collections.
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryRev Thomas McClelland ( 1859-1920) (CMS Register of Missionaries List I No. 1158) of Carrickfergus, Ireland was accepted by the CMS as a missionary in 1890. He was stationed at Fukien Mission in South China and worked in Foo Chow Boys Boarding School. In 1893 he married Olive Derry a nurse with the CEZMS. He returned to England in 1896 and became the Organising Secretary for Hibernian CMS in 1898. In 1902 he was appointed Association Secretary for the South Metropolitan District and from 1909 for the Chichester and Canterbury district. He resigned in 1911.
References: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905) and Register of missionaries additional List I 1804-1892.
Custodial HistoryDeposited with the CMS in February 1985 and transferred to the Special Collections Department in 2005


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