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Edmund Swett Rousmaniere

Clergyman

Edmund Swett Rousmaniere, American clergyman.

Background

Rousmaniere, Edmund Swett was born on October 27, 1858 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Easton and Abby Whitmore (Swett) Rousmaniere.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1883. Bachelor of Divinity, Episcopal Theological School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1886. Doctor of Divinity, Brown U., 1905.

Career

Deacon, 1886, priest, 1887, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector, All Saints’ Church, Pontiac, Rhode Island, 1886-1889, Grace Church, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1889-1899, Grace Church, Providence, Rhode Island, 1899-1909, St. Paul’s Church, Boston, 1910-1912. Dean Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Boston, October 1, since 1912.

Deputy to General Convention, 1904, 07, 13, 16, 19. Chairman Board Examining Chaplains Diocese of Massachusetts, 1914-1919. President Standing Committee Diocese of Massachusetts, since 1922.

Connections

Married Sophie Knight, November 5, 1890.

father:
John Easton Rousmaniere

mother:
Abby Whitmore (Swett) Rousmaniere

spouse:
Sophie Knight