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Frederick Rogers Graves, American bishop.

Background

Graves, Frederick Rogers was born on October 24, 1858 in Auburn, New York, United States. Son of Samuel Seabury and Elizabeth Anna (Wilson) Graves.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hobart, 1878, A.M., 1881. Graduate General Theological Seminary, 1881, Doctor of Divinity, 1893. Doctor of Divinity, Oxford, 1908.

Career

Deacon, 1881, priest, 1882, Protestant Episcopal Church. Missionary at Wu-Chang, 1881-1883, 1884-1885. Professor Theological School, St. John’s College, Shanghai, 1885-1887.

Professor Theological School, Wu-Chang, 1887-1893. Consecrated bishop of Shanghai, June 14, 1893. Retired 1937. Author of various works in Chinese.

Address: Shanghai, China.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of various works in Chinese.

Connections

Married Miss J. H. Roberts, January 27, 1883. Children: Elizabeth Woodward, Frederick Rogers, Lucy Josephine, Josephine Marion.

father:
Samuel Seabury Graves

mother:
Elizabeth Anna (Wilson) Graves

spouse:
Miss J. H. Roberts

child:
Elizabeth Woodward Graves

child:
Frederick Rogers Graves

child:
Lucy Josephine Graves

child:
Josephine Marion Graves