1817  — 1887

Edward Clemens Lord

Baptist missionary to China during the late Qing Dynasty. Completed commentary notes on several New Testament books. Served in the diplomatic service of the United States in China.


Broomhall, A.J. Hudson Taylor and China’s Open Century. Book Three. If I Had a Thousand Lives, Hodder and Stoughton and The Overseas Missionary Fellowship, 1982. Reprinted as two volumes with the title, The Shaping of Modern China: Hudson Taylor’s Life and Legacy. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, 2005.

Cathcart, William, ed. The Baptist Encyclopedia, 1881.

Shepard, Douglas H. (2012) The Rev. Edward C. Lord (1817-1887) The Rev. Lord, Chautauqua Co., NY (chautauquacounty.com)

Wylie, Alexander. Memorials of Protestant Missionaries to the Chinese. Giving a List of Their Publications and Obituary Notices of the Deceased. Shanghai: American Presbyterian Mission Press, 1867. Republished by Andesite Press, an imprint of Creative Media Partners.