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Edgar Blake

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Edgar Blake, American bishop. Member Phi Beta Kappa.; Mason. (K.T.).

Background

Blake, Edgar was born on December 8, 1869 in Gorham, Maine, United States. Son of Charles H. and Abigail (Redlon) Blake.

Education

Education common schools of Maine. Graduate Boston University School Theology, 1898. Doctor of Divinity, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1909, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1915.

Doctor of Laws, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, 1929.

Career

Died March 19, 1925). Children—Edgar, Everett, Mistress Charlotte McConnell, Mistress Rachel Hamilton. Married second, Mary Jane Eaton, January 28, 1930.

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1899. Pastor Salem, N.H., 1895-1899, Lebanon, N.H., 1899-1903, Manchester, N.H., 1903-1908. Assistant secretary, 1908-1912, correspondent secretary Board of Sunday Schools of Methodist Episcopal Church, 1912-1920.

Bishop since May 18, 1920.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa. Mason. (K.T.).

Connections

Married Charlotte Woodman, February 4, 1891.; married second, Mary Jane Eaton, January 28, 1930. Children: Edgar, Everett, Mistress Charlotte McConnell, Mistress Rachel Hamilton.

father:
Charles H. Blake

mother:
Abigail (Redlon) Blake

spouse:
Charlotte Woodman

spouse:
Mary Jane Eaton

child:
Edgar Blake

child:
Everett Blake

child:
Mistress Charlotte McConnell Blake

child:
Mistress Rachel Hamilton Blake