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Clergyman

Francis Eugene Grunert, American clergyman. Member of executive board Eastern District Northern Province Moravian Church in America, 1895-1917.

Background

Grunert, Francis Eugene was born on January 31, 1859 in Salem, North Carolina, United States. Son of Maximilian Eugene and Emma Theresa (Pfohl) Grunert.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Moravian College, and Theological Seminary, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1878, Bachelor of Divinity, 1880.

Career

George Fernando Weinland). Ordained deacon Moravian Church, 1884, presbyter, 1888. Pastor Grace Hill, Iowa, 1884-1887, West Salem, Illinois, 1887-1890, Castleton Corners, New York, 1890-1901, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, 1901-1904, New Dorp, New York, 1904-1916.

Principal and treasurer Nazareth (Pennsylvania) Hall Military Academy, 1916-1918. Pastor Brooklyn, New York, since 1918.

Membership

Member of executive board Eastern District Northern Province Moravian Church in America, 1895-1917.

Connections

Married Gertrude Caroline Smyth, August 26, 1884. Children: James Ernest, Gertrude Frances (wife of Review.

father:
Maximilian Eugene Grunert

mother:
Emma Theresa (Pfohl) Grunert

spouse:
Gertrude Caroline Smyth

child:
James Ernest Grunert

child:
Gertrude Frances (wife of Rev Grunert