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theologian

Henry E. Dosker, Dutch theologian. Member Dutch Academy of Leyden, since 1898.

Background

Dosker, Henry E. was born on February 5, 1855 in Bunschoten, Netherlands. Son of Review Nicholas H. and Wilhelmina G. (DeRonde) Dosker.

Education

Graduate Gymnasium, Zwolle, Netherlands, 1873. Bachelor of Arts, Hope College, Holland, Michigan, 1876, A.M., 1879. Graduate McCormick Theological Seminary, 1879.

Doctor of Divinity, Rutgers, 1894. Doctor of Laws, Central University of Kentucky, 1905.

Career

Church United States of America, formerly in Reformed Church in America. Pastor Ebenezer, 1879-1882, Grand Haven, 1882-1886. Lector of theology, Holland, Michigan, 1882-1888.

Pastor Holland 3d Church, 1889-1894, elected, 1894, professor of church history, Western Theological Seminary. Professor church history, Louisville Presbyterian Seminary, October since 1903.

Membership

Member Dutch Academy of Leyden, since 1898.

Connections

Married Wilhelmina Doornink, February 21, 1882 (died 1923). Children: Nicholas Hermanus, Amelia Alyda, Richard John, Gertrude Elizabeth, Cornelius DeRonde.

father:
Review Nicholas H. Dosker

mother:
Wilhelmina G. (DeRonde) Dosker

spouse:
Wilhelmina Doornink

child:
Nicholas Hermanus Dosker

child:
Amelia Alyda Dosker

child:
Richard John Dosker

child:
Gertrude Elizabeth Dosker

child:
Cornelius DeRonde Dosker