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Clergyman

Alonzo John Turkle, American clergyman.

Background

Turkle, Alonzo John was born on August 1, 1859 in Fairview, Ohio, United States. Son of Francis and Mary Elizabeth (Nace) Turkle.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wittenberg College, Springfield, O., 1883, A.M., 1886, Doctor of Divinity, 1903. Bachelor of Divinity, Yale, 1886.

Career

Ordained ministry United Lutheran Church, in America, 1886. Pastor St. Paul’s Church, Hillsboro, Illinois, 1886-1890, Kountze Memorial Church, Omaha, Nebraska, 1890-1899, Trinity Church, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, February since 1899. President Board Education United Lutheran Church in America.

Connections

Married Amelia Manss, November 25, 1886. Children: Ruth (Mistress Willard H. Buente), Lois (Mistress William F. Trimble), Grace (Mistress John P. Frazier), Dorothy (Mistress Arthur MacFadden).

father:
Francis Turkle

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Nace) Turkle

spouse:
Amelia Manss

child:
Grace Turkle (Mistress John P. Frazier)

child:
Lois Turkle (Mistress William F. Trimble)

child:
Dorothy Turkle (Mistress Arthur MacFadden)

child:
Ruth Turkle (Mistress Willard H. Buente)