June 6, 1876, 2 arrested bandits who committed abduction confessed that it was the church asked them to do so. Abduction was a social issue stimulating social intentions. Generally the most concerned are the cases of kids or women. Regarding the management of abduction cases of women in the Qing dynasty, you may refer to our research finding: Lai Humin, Zhu Qingwei, "Women, family and society: A study of abduction and elopement cases in imperial China (1723~1741)".
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