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Clergyman

Edward Pratt Tuller, American clergyman.

Background

Tuller, Edward Pratt was born on April 16, 1859 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of George Warren and Abby Loveland (James) Tuller.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1884, A.M., 1887. Graduate Newton Theological Institution, 1887. Doctor of Divinity, Kalamazoo College, 1904.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1886. Pastor Providence, 1886-1887, First Church, Newport, Rhode Island, 1887-1892, Second Church, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1892-1901, First Church, Detroit, 1901-1904, Memorial Baptist Church, Chicago, 1904-1906, Brighton Avenue Church, Boston, 1906-1915, First Church, Hyannis, 1915-1917, Glendale Baptist Church, Everett, Massachusetts, 1917-1930. Lecturer on psychology of religion, Newton Theological Institution, 1909-1910, 1918-1919.

Membership

Member of the board of mgrs., American Baptist Foreign Mission Society, 1888-1915, secretary board, 1901-1906. Trustee Kalamazoo College, 1902-1905, Boston School of Expression, 1904-1924, Newton Theological Institution, 1907-1939 (Executive Committee 1908-1936, secretary of trustees 1910-1936). Member Delta Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.

Club: Community Collegeā€ (Boston).

Connections

Married Ella E. Lawton, September 2, 1884. Children: Charles Lawton, Abbie Loveland.

father:
George Warren Tuller

mother:
Abby Loveland (James) Tuller

spouse:
Ella E. Lawton

child:
Charles Lawton Tuller

child:
Abbie Loveland Tuller