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Clergyman

Arthur Miller Knudsen, American clergyman.

Background

Knudsen, Arthur Miller was born on June 30, 1887 in St. Paul, Minnesota, United States. Son of William Martin and Bertha Gurine (Thori) Knudsen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Red Wing Seminary, 1910, Bachelor of Divinity, 1913. Doctor of Divinity, Midland College, Fremont, Nebraska, 1938.

Career

1 son, Arthur Miller. Married second, Ethel Grace Petersen, June 10, 1930. Children—Grace Dorcas, Donald Peters, Carol Elizabeth, Alice Margaret.

Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1913. Pastor Trinity Lutheran Church, Boulder, Colorado, 1913-1918, St. Paul’s Church, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1918-1930, Trinity Church, Longview, Washington, 1930-1936. Secretary of English missions Board of America Missions, United Lutheran Church in America, 1936-1955.

Director Midland College Appeal, Fremont, Nebraska, 1955-1958. Assistant pastor Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Omaha, Nebraska, from 1959. President Rocky Mountain Synod, 1919-1921, Pacific Synod, 1934-1936.

Connections

Married Elna Annette Jorgensen, May 14, 1913 (died 1928).; married second, Ethel Grace Petersen, June 10, 1930. Children: Grace Dorcas, Donald Peters, Carol Elizabeth, Alice Margaret.

father:
William Martin Knudsen

mother:
Bertha Gurine (Thori) Knudsen

spouse:
Elna Annette Jorgensen

spouse:
Ethel Grace Petersen

child:
Grace Dorcas Knudsen

child:
Donald Peters Knudsen

child:
Carol Elizabeth Knudsen

child:
Alice Margaret Knudsen