Orrin Hall

(1878-1959). Missionary, educator. A graduate of Union College (1899), he taught a church school in Missouri, then engaged in ministerial work (1900-1904). From 1904 to 1907 he was principal of the Northwestern Training School, Manitoba, Canada, and from 1907 to 1909 MV secretary of the Nebraska Conference. He went to China in 1909 as mission director and principal of the training school in Honan province. After the removal of the school to Shanghai, he taught there for several years. He was superintendent of the East China Union Mission for nine years, and then of the Central China Union Mission. Because of his wife’s health, he returned to the United States, where he did pastoral work for five years in California. Returning again to the mission field, he served in the South China Union...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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