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Henry Peter Klyver

Clergyman

Henry Peter Klyver, Danish clergyman. Member Detroit Council of Churches, Detroit Baptist Union.; Mason.; Kiwanian.

Background

Klyver, Henry Peter was born on October 26, 1860 in Veille, Denmark. Son of Neilson Peter and Marianna (Addams) Klyver.

Education

Student, Oberlin College. Graduate Rochester Theological Seminary, 1892. Doctor of Divinity, Franklin (Indiana) College, 1908.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1892. Pastor successively Olivet Church, Syracuse, New York, First Church, Baldwinsville, New York, First Church, Lockport, First Church, Peru, Indiana, First Church, Franklin, First Church, Benton Harbor, Michigan, until 1920. Pastor for Michigan Baptist State Convention, 1920-1923, Immanuel Church, Detroit, 1923-1933 (retired).

Trustee Franklin College.

Membership

Member Detroit Council of Churches, Detroit Baptist Union. Mason.; Kiwanian.

Connections

Married Martha Sampson Blush, of Middlefield, Massachusetts, June 1, 1892. Children: Faye Huntington, Russell Henry (killed overseas in the World War), Eulin Pomeroy (Mistress J. R. Hobbie), Mary Blush (deceased), Frances Joyce (Mistress I. George Blake), Rachael Ellen.

father:
Neilson Peter Klyver

mother:
Marianna (Addams) Klyver

spouse:
Martha Sampson Blush

child:
Faye Huntington Klyver

child:
Russell Henry Klyver (killed overseas in the World War)

child:
Eulin Pomeroy Klyver (Mistress J. R. Hobbie)

child:
Mary Blush Klyver (deceased)

child:
Frances Joyce Klyver (Mistress I. George Blake)

child:
Rachael Ellen Klyver