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Clergyman , educator

Frederick Wheeler Lewis, American clergyman, educator. Member S.A.R.; Club: Kansas.

Background

Lewis, Frederick Wheeler was born on July 26, 1873 in Columbus, Mississippi, United States. Son of Hiram Wheeler and Lucy (Strong) Lewis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, with honors, Princeton, 1895. Bachelor of Divinity, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1898. Doctor of Divinity, College of Emporia, 1916.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1898. Pastor Roseland Church, Chicago, 1898-1901, Albion, New York, 1901-1905, First Church, Saginaw, Michigan, 1905-1909, Forest Hill Church, Newark, New Jersey, 1909-1918. President College of Emporia, 1918-1928, vice president Biblical Seminary in New York, 1928-1934, pastor Throop Avenue.

Membership

Member S.A.R.; Club: Kansas.

Connections

Married Grace Howell Lewis, June 22, 1898. Children: Katharine Ramsay (Mistress D.L. Hibbard), Lucy Strong (Mistress James R. Tolley), F. Howell, Herbert Wheeler, Margaret Williams (Mistress C.D.L. Mosser).

father:
Hiram Wheeler Lewis

mother:
Lucy (Strong) Lewis

spouse:
Grace Howell Lewis

child:
Katharine Ramsay Lewis (Mistress D.L. Hibbard)

child:
Lucy Strong Lewis (Mistress James R. Tolley)

child:
F. Howell Lewis

child:
Herbert Wheeler Lewis

child:
Margaret Williams Lewis (Mistress C.D.L. Mosser)