Notes for JARED WATERBURY SCUDDER, MD, DD:
Son of Dr John and Harriet (Waterbury) Scudder.
Born: January, 1830 in Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, India.
Died: October 17, 1910 in Unknown.
Married: Julia Goodwin Unknown in Unknown.
The Scudders in India devoted more than 1,100 combined years to Christian medical mission service in South India by 42 members of 4 generations of the family.
Graduated from Western Reserve College in 1850, and the New Brunswick Theological Seminary in 1855. He was ordained a missionary to India under the Reformed Dutch church. He joined Arcott Mission in 1855 and from 1857 held native charges there. He published Tamil translations of Henry M. Scudder's Spiritual Teaching (Madras, 1870), Bazaar Book (1870), and History of the Arcot Mission (1872). He was a member of the committee for the revision of the Tamil translation of the Bible.