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Francis Edwin Springer

Clergyman , educator

Francis Edwin Springer, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Springer, Francis Edwin was born on July 2, 1872 in New Sheffield, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James H. and Mary Ann Springer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Mount Hope (O.) College, 1898, A.M., 1899. Student McCormick Theological Seminary, 1898-1899. Graduate Western Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1901.

Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1906. Granted Doctor of Laws, by the College of Idaho in 1926. Doctor of Divinity College of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington.

Career

Ministry, 1901; pastor Mineral Ridge, O., 1901-1902, New Bedford, Pennsylvania, 1903-1905, Caldwell, Idaho, since 1906. Professor philosophy, College of Idaho, since 1906, also dean of education Major, chaplain 41st Division National Guard. Retired with rank of lieutenant colonel, 1936.

Home: Caldwell, Ida.

Connections

Married Mary D. Scott, June 8, 1898. Children: Edwin D., Mary E., Norine E. Ordained Presbyterian.

father:
James H.

mother:
Mary Ann Springer

spouse:
Mary D. Scott

child:
Edwin D. Springer

child:
Norine E. Ordained Presbyn Springer

child:
Mary E. Springer