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Charles Fremont Sitterly

theologian

Charles Fremont Sitterly, American theologian. Member Phi Beta Kappa, American Philological Association, Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis.

Background

Sitterly, Charles Fremont was born on June 4, 1861 in Liverpool, New York, United States. Son of Peter and Lucy Bancroft (Walker) Sitterly.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Syracuse University, 1883. A.M., 1885, Doctor of Philosophy., 1886, S.T.D., 1900. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1886.

Studied Oxford, Bonn, Heidelberg, Leipzig, Berlin, 1890-1892.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1887. Pastor Chester, New Jersey, 1886-1887, Cranford, 1888-1889, Madison, 1889-1890. Adjunct Professor Greek and Professor of English Bible, 1892-1894, professor Biblical literature and English Bible, 1895-1935, Drew U. Theological School.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Praxis in Manuscripts of Greek New Testament, 1898. History of English Bible (with S. G. Ayres), 1899. Canon, Text and Manuscripts of the New Testament, 1914.Jerusalem to Rome—The Acts of the Apostles, 1915. Henry Anson Buttz—His Book (Life and Writings), 2 vols., 1922. The Building of Drew University, 1937.Contributor to religious periodicals.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa, American Philological Association, Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis.

Connections

Married Julia Cobb Buttz, December 22, 1891. Children: Anson Buttz (deceased), Bancroft Walker, Alice Hoagland, Emily Buttz, Hildegarde Anne, Katharine, Julia Charlotte, Lois Elizabeth.

father:
Peter Sitterly

mother:
Lucy Bancroft (Walker) Sitterly

spouse:
Julia Cobb Buttz

child:
Anson Buttz Sitterly (deceased)

child:
Bancroft Walker Sitterly

child:
Alice Hoagland Sitterly

child:
Emily Buttz Sitterly

child:
Hildegarde Anne Sitterly

child:
Katharine Sitterly

child:
Julia Charlotte Sitterly

child:
Lois Elizabeth Sitterly