Author:Samuel Dyer

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Samuel Dyer
Samuel Dyer was a British Protestant missionary to China in the Congregationalist tradition, who worked among the Chinese in Malaysia. He arrived in Penang in 1827. Dyer, his wife Maria, and their family lived in Malacca and then finally in Singapore. He was known as a typographer for creating a steel typeface of Chinese characters for printing to replace traditional wood blocks. His daughter, Maria married J. Hudson Taylor, founder of the China Inland Mission.
Samuel Dyer


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