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Clergyman , college administrator

Earle A. Baker, American clergyman, college administrator. Member Phi Beta Kappa.; Mason.; Club: Lions.

Background

Baker, Earle A. was born on March 22, 1884 in Edmund, Wisconsin, United States. Son of William Henry and Mary Ann (Richards) Baker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornel College, 1908, Doctor of Divinity, 1924. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Seminary, 1911.

Career

Ordained to ministry Methodist Church, 1910, pastor, Coggon, Waterloo, Greene and Marion, Iowa, 1911-1927. District superintendent, Davenport. Iowa, 1927-1933; pastor Cedar Falls, Iowa, 1933-1942.

District superintendent, Upper Iowa Conference Waterloo, 1942-1948. Vice president Cornell College, since 1948. Delaware General Conference Methodist Church, 1932-1948.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa. Mason.; Club: Lions.

Connections

Married Grace Eloise Terrill, September 20, 1910. Children: Ruth Marie, Richard Terrill, Beth Eloise, Marjorie Grace.

father:
William Henry Baker

mother:
Mary Ann (Richards) Baker

spouse:
Grace Eloise Terrill

child:
Ruth Marie Baker

child:
Richard Terrill Baker

child:
Beth Eloise Baker

child:
Marjorie Grace Baker