Dr Elizabeth Hedges <I>Blauvelt</I> Blauvelt

Dr Elizabeth Hedges Blauvelt Blauvelt

Birth
New Jersey, USA
Death 1 Sep 1912 (aged 39)
Saranac Lake, Franklin County, New York, USA
Burial Tappan, Rockland County, New York, USA
Plot central knoll, east of military memorial markers
Memorial ID 40467527 · View Source
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Dr. Blauvelt was a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and of the Johns Hopkins Medical School. From 1893-1899 she taught school in Reading, PA. On June 16, 1905, she was commissioned as a missionary to China and sent to Amoy, China where she remained until 1908,when it became necessary for her to leave due to her own deteriorating health. She died of Tuberculosis. There is a hospital named for her in Tong-an, China.


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  • Created by: Shirley Stanton
  • Added: 9 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 40467527
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Elizabeth Hedges Blauvelt Blauvelt (14 Jun 1873–1 Sep 1912), Find a Grave Memorial no. 40467527, citing Tappan Cemetery, Tappan, Rockland County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Stanton (contributor 46546723) .