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Granville Hudson Sherwood

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Granville Hudson Sherwood, American bishop.

Background

Sherwood, Granville Hudson was born on December 6, 1878 in Elgin, Illinois, United States. Son of David Burton and Lura (Trowbridge) Sherwood.

Education

Preparatory education St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1894-1896. Student Trinity College, Connecticut, 1896-1898 (S.T.D., 1918). University of Chicago, 1898-1899.

Western Theological Seminary, 1903 (Doctor of Divinity, 1917).

Career

Deacon and priest Protestant Episcopal Church, 1903. Rector Christ Church, Streator, Illinois, 1903-1905, Trinity Church, Rock Island, 1905-1917. Bishop of Springfield (Illinois), April 25, 1917—.

Connections

Married Lucy Galt Kinney, September 10, 1902.

father:
David Burton Sherwood

mother:
Lura (Trowbridge) Sherwood

spouse:
Lucy Galt Kinney