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Clergyman

Charles Samuel Detweiler, American clergyman.

Background

Detweiler, Charles Samuel was born on February 15, 1878 in Polo, Illinois, United States. Son of John Samuel and Sarah Ella (German) Detweiler.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Midland College, Atchison, Kansas (now Fremont, Nebraska), 1897. Doctor of Divinity, Denison U., 1930.

Career

Indiana missionary in Ecuador, S.A., 1898-1907. Entered ministry Baptist Church, 1907.

Pastor Lake Crystal, Minnesota, 1907-1909. Missionary, P.R., 1909-1919. Superintendent work in Latin North America, American Baptist Home Mission Society, since 1919, secretary, November 1927.

Acting president Bacone (Oklahoma) College for Indians, 1947-1948. Retired 1948. Author: The Waiting Isles, 1930. Times Apart with God, 1936.

The Bible and Missions, 1944. La Comunicacion de la Verdad Religiosa, 1950. Home: 1172 Roslyn St., Denver 80220.

Connections

Married Margaret A. Evans, October 5, 1904 (deceased). Children: Dorothy Ellen, Helen Margaret, Charles Samuel (deceased), Ruth Eloise (deceased).

father:
John Samuel Detweiler

mother:
Sarah Ella (German) Detweiler

spouse:
Margaret A. Evans

child:
Dorothy Ellen Detweiler

child:
Helen Margaret Detweiler

child:
Charles Samuel Detweiler (deceased)

child:
Ruth Eloise Detweiler (deceased)