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Clergyman

Herbert Mckenzie Denslow, American clergyman. Member Torrey Botanical; Club (president 1928-1929), Connecticut Botanical Society, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Denslow, Herbert Mckenzie was born on August 20, 1852 in Lynn, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Dwight Bennett and Loise Atkinson (Staple) Denslow.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1873. (honorary Master of Arts, Kenyon College, O., 1896. Doctor of Divinity, General Theological Seminary, 1907).

Career

Deacon, 1878, priest, 1879, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector Grace Church, New Haven, Connecticut, 1878-1882, Trinity Church, Rutland, Vermont, 1882-1885, Trinity Church, Seneca Falls, New York, 1885-1893. Rector and chaplain Kenyon College and instructor in liturgics, 1893-1896.

Rector Grace Church, Muncie, Indiana, 1896-1901, St. John’s Church, Lafayette, Indiana, 1901-1902. Professor pastoral theology, General Theological Seminary, August, 1902-1927. Deputy to General Convention Protestant Episcopal Church, Indianapolis, 1901.

Membership

Member Torrey Botanical. Club (president 1928-1929), Connecticut Botanical Society, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Anna Mary Olmsted, June 28, 1877. Children: Dwight Norton, Rebekah, Theodore North, Helen Elizabeth.

father:
Dwight Bennett Denslow

mother:
Loise Atkinson (Staple) Denslow

spouse:
Anna Mary Olmsted

child:
Helen Elizabeth Denslow

child:
Dwight Norton Denslow

child:
Theodore North Denslow

child:
Rebekah Denslow