Crowder, Frank Warfield was born on June 6, 1869 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Son of Alexander N. and Deborah J. (Warfield) Crowder.
Randolph-Macon College, Virginia, 1885-1888. Bachelor of Arts, Dickinson College, 1890. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1893.
Doctor of Philisophy, University of Tübingen, Germany, 1894. Doctor of Divinity, Brown U., 1920.
Minister Methodist Episcopal Church, 1894-1900. Lay assistant Procathedral, New York, 1900-1901. Deacon and priest, Protestant Episcopal Church, 1901.
Rector Christ Church, New Brighton, New York, 1901-1910, Grace Church, Providence, Rhode Island, 1910-1916, St. James Church, New York, since 1916. Trustee Cathedral of St. John the Divine, etc. Home: New York, New York.