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 Henrietta <I>Hall</I> Shuck

Henrietta Hall Shuck

Death 27 Nov 1844 (aged 27)
Burial Happy Valley, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Plot Sec 11A
Memorial ID 19594156 · View Source
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First American female missionary to China.

Henrietta Hall Shuck wrote a book about her experiences: A Memoir of Mrs. Henrietta Shuck, the First American Female Missionary to China; Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln; 1850; 251p. A second book by her published in 1860: Scenes in China; or, Sketches of the Country, Religion, and Customs, of the Chinese; Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society; 1860; 252p.

A school in Hong Kong was named for her, The Henrietta School.

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  • Created by: Chris Nelson
  • Added: 29 May 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19594156
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Henrietta Hall Shuck (28 Oct 1817–27 Nov 1844), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19594156, citing Hong Kong Cemetery, Happy Valley, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong ; Maintained by Chris Nelson (contributor 46617359) .