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Edward Hooker Knight

Clergyman , educator

Edward Hooker Knight, American clergyman, educator. Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Epsilon.; Club: Congregational.

Background

Knight, Edward Hooker was born on October 22, 1854 in Hebron, Connecticut, United States. Son of Review Merrick and Abbie (Ward) Knight.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1876, A.M., 1879. Graduate Hartford Theological Seminary, 1880, Doctor of Divinity, 1907. Instructor Williston Seminary, Easthampton, Massachusetts, 1877-1878.

Student Princeton Theological Seminary, 1880-1881, University of Berlin, 1881-1882.

Career

Ordained Congleton ministry, 1883. Pastor East Granville, Massachusetts, 1882-1883, West Springfield, Massachusetts, 1883-1892. Professor New Testament language and literature, Hartford School of Religious Education (now a part of Hartford Seminary Foundation), 1892-1927, dean, 1904-1927, dean emeritus since 1927.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Guide in the Study of the Apostolic Age, 1936.

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Club: Congregational.

Connections

Married Martha L. Gates, October 24, 1883. Children: Avis, Edith, Marian Ethel.

father:
Review Merrick Knight

mother:
Abbie (Ward) Knight

spouse:
Martha L. Gates

child:
Avis Knight

child:
Edith Knight

child:
Marian Ethel Knight