Joseph Marie Anne de Moyriac de Mailla
1669 — 1748
Jesuit missionary, cartographer, and historian in China.
Odoric de Pordenone
1286 — 1331
Italian Franciscan who went to China as a tourist during the Yuan dynasty.
Polycarpe de Souza
1697 — 1757
First bishop in Beijing following the banning of Christianity by the Qing emperor Yongzheng.
Charles Thomas Maillard de Tournon
1668 — 1710
First papal legate to the court of China in the modern period.