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Harlan George Mendenhall

Clergyman

Harlan George Mendenhall, American clergyman. Decorated by King of Greece with Order of the Redeemer, 1919.

Background

Mendenhall, Harlan George was born on April 12, 1851 in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Washington B. and Susan A. (Harlan) Mendenhall.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lafayette College, 1874, A.M., 1880, Doctor of Divinity, 1894. S.T.D., University of Debreczen, Hungary, 1930. Graduate Western Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, 1874.

Career

Associate editor Springfield (Massachusetts) Republican, 1869. Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1875. Pastor 3d Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1874-1877, 6th Church, Pittsburgh, 1878-1880, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, 1880-1883, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1884-1889.

President Jamestown (North Dakota) College, 1889-1890. Pastor Greene Avenue Church, Brooklyn, 1890-1895, 1st Church, Kansas City, Kansas, 1895-1900, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1900-1904, West 23d Street Church, New York, 1906-1915. President Presbyterian Ministers’ Association, New York, 1911-1913.

President.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor Springfield (Massachusetts) Republican, 1869. Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1875. Pastor 3d Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1874-1877, 6th Church, Pittsburgh, 1878-1880, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, 1880-1883, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1884-1889.President Jamestown (North Dakota) College, 1889-1890. Pastor Greene Avenue Church, Brooklyn, 1890-1895, 1st Church, Kansas City, Kansas, 1895-1900, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1900-1904, West 23d Street Church, New York, 1906-1915. President Presbyterian Ministers’ Association, New York, 1911-1913.

Connections

Married Mary L. Brewer, October 12, 1882 (died 1883). Married second, Lillian H. Peck, 1904.

father:
Washington B. Mendenhall

mother:
Susan A. (Harlan) Mendenhall

spouse:
Mary L. Brewer

spouse:
Lillian H. Peck