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Ebenezer Baker Cobb

Clergyman

Ebenezer Baker Cobb, American clergyman. member Board of Foreign Missions, Presbyn; member of the board of founders Nanking (China) University.

Background

Cobb, Ebenezer Baker was born on October 23, 1855 in Auburn, New York, United States. Son of Ebenezer Baker and Eleanor Matilda (Brownell) Cobb.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hamilton College, 1875. Doctor of Divinity, 1895.

Career

Ordained Prpsbyn. ministry, 1880. Pastor. Ramapo, New York, 1880-1886, Second Church, Elizabeth, New Jersey, 1868-1925, pastor emeritus, since 1925. Treasurer, since 1890, also president trustees, since 1895, Synod of New Jersey.

Member Board of Foreign Missions, Presbyterian Church, since 1903. President of the board of trustees Bloomfield (New Jersey) Theological Seminary, Presbyterian Home for Aged (Belvidere, New Jersey). Member of the board of founders Nanking (China) University Home: Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Membership

Member Board of Foreign Missions, Presbyn. Member of the board of founders Nanking (China) University.

Connections

Married Helen Mills Starr, August 11, 1886.

father:
Ebenezer Baker Cobb

mother:
Eleanor Matilda (Brownell) Cobb

spouse:
Helen Mills Starr