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Clergyman

Andrew George Voigt, American clergyman.

Background

Voigt, Andrew George was born on January 22, 1859 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Andrew G. and Anna C. (Dehnhart) Voigt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1880. Student Lutheran Theological Seminary, Mount Airy, Pennsylvania, 1880-1882, University of Erlangen, Germany, 1882-1883. Doctor of Divinity, Roanoke College, 1895.

Career

Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1883. Pastor Mount Holly, New Jersey, 1883-1885, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1898-1903. Professor theology, 1885-1889 and 1891-1898, Newberry (South Carolina.) College.

Professor Thiel College, Greenville, Pennsylvania, 1889-1891. Professor theology and dean, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Columbia, South Carolina., since 1903. President United Synod Evangelical Lutheran Church, S., 1906-1910.

Contributor to Lutheran Commentary New Testament, Lutheran Cyclo., Luth Periodicals. Author: Why We Are Lutherans, 1896. Biblical Dogmatics, 1917.

Home: Columbia, South Carolina.

Connections

Married Clara M. Eisenhardt, January 10, 1884.

father:
Andrew G. Voigt

mother:
Anna C. (Dehnhart) Voigt

spouse:
Clara M. Eisenhardt