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Clergyman

Francis Bourne Upham, American clergyman.

Background

Upham, Francis Bourne was born on November 21, 1862 in Bristol, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Samuel Foster and Lucy Graves (Smith) Upham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, Connecticut, 1885, A.M., 1888. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1888. Doctor of Divinity, Syracuse University, 1903, Wesleyan University, 1935.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1888. Pastor Francis Church, Brooklyn, 1888-1891, Carroll Park, Brooklyn, 1891-1893, Bushwick Avenue Church, Brooklyn, 1893-1897, Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1897-1899, Mamaroneck, New York, 1899-1904, 1st Church, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1904-1907, Sands St. Memorial Church, Brooklyn, 1907-1910, S. Norwalk, Connecticut, 1910-1911. Superintendent Brooklyn N. District, 1911-1917.

Pastor Sumner Avenue Church, Brooklyn, 1917-1919. Secretary Endowment Fund, New York East Conference, 1920-1921. Pastor “Old John St. Church,” New York, 1922-1934.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Simon Peter, Fisherman, 1903. Life of Thomas Coke, 1909. Simon Peter, Shepherd, 1909.

Connections

Married Fannie E. Williamson, April. Children: Fannie Williamson, Francis Bourne, S. Foster, Lucy Norman, Philips Webb.

father:
Samuel Foster Upham

mother:
Lucy Graves (Smith) Upham

spouse:
Fannie E. Williamson

child:
Fannie Williamson Upham

child:
Francis Bourne Upham

child:
S. Foster Upham

child:
Lucy Norman Upham

child:
Philips Webb Upham