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Clergyman

George Richmond Grose, American clergyman. Member Indiana State Board Education, 1913-1924.; Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1916, 20, 24; member University Senate; Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

Grose, George Richmond was born on July 14, 1869 in Nicholas County, West Virginia, United States. Son of Andrew Dixon and Mary Estaline (Harrah) Grose.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1894, A.M., 1896, Doctor of Divinity, 1908, Doctor of Laws, 1916. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University School of Theology, 1896.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1896. Pastor Cherry Valley Church, Leicester, Massachusetts, 1894-1897, 1st Church, Jamaica Plain, Boston, 1897-1900, 1st Church, Newton, Massachusetts, 1900-1905, 1st Church, Lynn, Massachusetts, 1905-1908, Grace Church, Baltimore, 1908-1912. President De Pauw U., October 1912-1924.

Bishop Mechanical Engineering Church, assigned to Peking, China, 1924-1932 (resigned as bishop).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Outlook for Religion, 1913. Religion and the Mind, 1915. Life of James W. Bashford, 1922.The New Soul in China, 1927. Edward Rector—A Story of the Middle West, 1928. The Man From Missouri — Mr.J. E. MacMurray, 1943. Contributor to various periodicals. Religion editor Pasadena Star-News.

Membership

Member Indiana State Board Education, 1913-1924. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1916, 20, 24. Member University Senate.

Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: Twentieth Century (Boston).

Connections

Married Lucy Dickerson, of Cadiz, O., June 28, 1894. Children: Mistress Mary Frances Witman, Wilbur Dickerson, Helen (Mistress Helen Fallon), Virginia (Mistress Virginia La-Fever), William Edwin.

father:
Andrew Dixon Grose

mother:
Mary Estaline (Harrah) Grose

spouse:
Lucy Dickerson

child:
Mistress Mary Frances Witman Grose

child:
Wilbur Dickerson Grose

child:
Helen Grose (Mistress Helen Fallon)

child:
Virginia Grose (Mistress Virginia La-Fever)

child:
William Edwin Grose