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Edward Lewis Curtis

theologian

Edward Lewis Curtis, American theologian.

Background

Curtis, Edward Lewis was born on October 13, 1853 in at Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Son of Review William S. (president Knox College, Illinois) and Martha A. (Leach) Curtis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1874. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, 1879. Studied in Germany, 1879-1881.

(honorary Doctor of Philosophy., Hanover College, Indiana, 1886. Doctor of Divinity, Yale, 1891).

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, November 19, 1883. Instructor, 1881-1886, professor O. T. literature and exegesis, 1886-1891, McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago. Holmes professor Hebrew, Yale Division Sen., since 1891.

Author: Commentary on Chronicles (International Critical Commentary), 1910.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Commentary on Chronicles (International Critical Commentary), 1910.

Connections

Married Laura E. Ely, April.

father:
Review William S. (president Knox College Curtis

mother:
Martha A. (Leach) Curtis

spouse:
Laura E. Ely