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Ezra Allen Van Nuys

Clergyman

Ezra Allen Van Nuys, American clergyman. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Rotarian.

Background

Nuys, Ezra Allen Van was born on July 21, 1877 in Franklin, Indiana, United States. Son of Garrett List and Mary Alma (McCaslin) Van Nuys.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Franklin (Indiana) College, 1900. Master of Arts, Princeton, 1902. Graduate Princeton Seminary, 1903.

Doctor of Divinity, Wabash College 1919. Doctor of Humane Letters, Franklin (Indiana) College, 1945.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1903. Pastor Goshen, Indiana, 1903-1919. Associate secretary men’s work, Presbyterian Churches in United States of America, 1919-1921.

Associate pastor Fourth Church, Chicago, 1921-1922. Pastor Calvary Church, San Francisco, since 1922. President board of trustees San Francisco Theological Seminary.

Moderator of the Synod of Indiana, 1917, Synod of California, 1933.

Membership

Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Connections

Married Gladys Donnell Miller, September 5, 1905. Children: Hervey Alan, Mary Rebekah, Margaret Donnell, John Richard.

father:
Garrett List Nuys

mother:
Mary Alma (McCaslin) Van Nuys

spouse:
Gladys Donnell Miller

child:
Hervey Alan Nuys

child:
Mary Rebekah Nuys

child:
Margaret Donnell Nuys

child:
John Richard Nuys