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Carl Adolph Lönnquist

Clergyman

Carl Adolph Lönnquist, Swedish clergyman. member of the board of directors Luther College, Wahoo, Nebraska, 1914-1920.

Background

Lönnquist, Carl Adolph was born on September 27, 1869 in Frederydsocken, Smaland, Sweden. Son of Johan Reinhold and Johanna (Carlson) Lönn.

Education

Educated University of Upsala, Sweden, 1889-1890. Augustana Theological Seminary, Rock Island, Illinois, 1891-1893. Doctor of Divinity, Augustana College, Rock Island, 1919.

Career

Ordained Swedish Evangelical Lutheran ministry, 1893. Pastor Stromsburg, Nebraska, 1893-1896, Bethany Church, Axtell, Nebraska, 1896-1921. Superintendent and treasurer Bethphage Mission, since 1921.

Director Augustana Book Concern, Rock Rock Island, Illinois, since 1921. Statistician Nebraska Conference, 1893-1900, secretary, 1894-1897.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Dikter of Teofilus (poems), 1906. Pastorn o. den kristl. bildn. i församl, 1909. Kantat för jubelsynoden, 1910.Fyrväplingen (poems), 1911. Sundet vid Treskär o.a. Dikter af Teofilus, 1913.On Eagle Wing (music), 1915. F. N. Swanberg (in memoriam), 1915. Vildros, poems, 1916.Efter 40 år, 1916

Membership

Member of the board of directors Luther College, Wahoo, Nebraska, 1914-1920.

Connections

Married Esther Cedilia Magnuson, September 27, 1893.

father:
Johan Reinhold Lönn

mother:
Johanna (Carlson) Lönn

spouse:
Esther Cedilia Magnuson