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Clergyman

Henry Andrew Vruwink, American clergyman. Mason.

Background

Vruwink, Henry Andrew was born on April 29, 1886 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of Gerrit John and Minne (De Kraker) Vruwink.

Education

Student Hope Preparatory School, Holland, Michigan, 1902-1906, Bachelor of Arts, Hope College, 1910, Master of Arts, 1913, Doctor of Divinity, 1942. Student New Brunswick (New Jersey) Theological Seminary, 1910-1913.

Career

John Henry, Lois Harriet. Ordained to ministry Reformed Church in America, 1913. Missionary to Indians, 1913-1917.

Pastor Second Church, Grand Haven, Michigan, 1917-1923, Herkimer Church, Herkimer, New York, 1923-1926, Madison Avenue Church, Albany, New York, 1926-1937, Collegiate Church of New York in charge Fort Washington Church, 1938-1946. Flatbush Reformed Church, Brooklyn, since 1946. President General Synod Reformed Church in American, 1950-1951.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Jennie Pikaart, June 11, 1913. Children: Ruth Elizabeth, Review.

father:
Gerrit John Vruwink

mother:
Minne (De Kraker) Vruwink

spouse:
Jennie Pikaart

child:
Ruth Elizabeth Vruwink

child:
Rev Vruwink