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Conrad Gottfried Prottengeier

Clergyman

Conrad Gottfried Prottengeier, American clergyman. Member joint commission for organization of America Lutheran Church, of which was 2d vice-president and.

Background

Prottengeier, Conrad Gottfried was born on June 2, 1872 in Toledo. Ohio. Son of Christopher and Katharina (Volk) Prottengeier.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa, 1890. Wartburg Seminary, Dubuque, 1890-1893, Doctor of Divinity, 1939. Chicago Lutheran Seminary, 1893-1894.

Career

Ordained ministry Lutheran Church, 1894. Pastor successively Peoria, Illinois, Sterling, Illinois, Somonauk, Illinois, Dubuque, Iowa, Saginaw, Michigan, until 1917, Charles City, Iowa, 1917-1938.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator: Luther’s Catechism, 1906. Wartburg Lesson Helps, 2 vols., 1914. Topics for Young People’s Societies, 1921 (all by Doctor M. Reu).Contributor church journals.

Membership

Member joint commission for organization of America Lutheran Church, of which was 2d vice-president and.

Connections

Married Emma Koeberle, July 1, 1896. Children: Herbert Maurice, Lillian Marie, Margaret Emma (Mistress William Tarr), Alfred Christopher, Kathryn Louise, Robert Martin.

father:
Christopher Prottengeier

mother:
Katharina (Volk) Prottengeier

spouse:
Emma Koeberle

child:
Herbert Maurice Prottengeier

child:
Lillian Marie Prottengeier

child:
Margaret Emma Prottengeier (Mistress William Tarr)

child:
Alfred Christopher Prottengeier

child:
Kathryn Louise Prottengeier

child:
Robert Martin Prottengeier