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Clergyman

Frank Leonard Anderson, American clergyman.

Background

Anderson, Frank Leonard was born on August 7, 1865 in Red Wing, Minnesota, United States. Son of John and Britta Maria (Gustafsdatter) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Minnesota, 1896. Bachelor of Divinity, University of Chicago Division School, 1900. Post-graduate work, same.

Doctor of Divinity, Central U., 1916.

Career

Ordained Baptist minister at Maywood, Illinois, November 14, 1900. Pastor First Church, Austin, Minnesota, 1900-1905, Normal Park Church, Chicago, 1905-1909. Superintendent Baptist Executive Council of Chicago, 1909-1920.

President Baptist Young People’s Union of America, 1913-1916. President International Baptist Seminary, East Orange, New Jersey, since 1920.

Connections

Married Linda Williams, December 26, 1896 (died 1919).; married second, Mistress. Children: Paul Alexander, Hope Evangeline.

father:
John Anderson

mother:
Britta Maria (Gustafsdatter) Anderson

spouse:
Linda Williams

spouse:
Mistress

child:
Paul Alexander Anderson

child:
Hope Evangeline Anderson