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Clergyman

Carl August Voss, American clergyman. member Congressional National Commision on Missions; member of advisory board Chicago Theological School; Member Pi Gamma Museum; Mason (K.T., 32°, Shriner).

Background

Voss, Carl August was born on August 17, 1876 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Review Edward and Anna (Diedrich) Voss.

Education

G.g.s. Johann Heinrich Voss, German poet. Preparatory education, high school, Cincinnati, O. Student Elmhurst (Illinois) College.

Graduate Meadville Theological School, 1896. Post-graduate work, Lane Theological Seminary and University of Cincinnati. Doctor of Divinity, University of Pittsburgh, 1909.

Career

Ordained ministry Evangelical Protestant Church, 1896, pastor Immanuel Church, Fairmount, Cincinnati, 1897-1905. Pastor German Evangelical Protestant (Smithfield) Church, Pittsburgh, since 1905.

Membership

Member Congressional National Commision on Missions. Member of advisory board Chicago Theological School. Member Pi Gamma Museum.

Mason (K.T., 32°, Shriner). Clubs: Hungry, Agora, Rotary.

Connections

Married Lucy Wilms, April. Children: Edward Wilms, Victor Emanuel, Carl Hermann, Dorothy C. Casselman.

father:
Review Edward Voss

mother:
Anna (Diedrich) Voss

spouse:
Lucy Wilms

child:
Edward Wilms Voss

child:
Victor Emanuel Voss

child:
Carl Hermann Voss

child:
Dorothy C. Casselman Voss