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Herm Harms

Clergyman

Herm Harms, German clergyman.

Background

Harms, Herm was born on June 10, 1888 in near Celle, Germany. Son of Henry and Marie (Rabe) Harms.

Education

Student Concordia College and Seminary, Uelzen, Germany, 1902-1908, Concordia Theological Seminary, 1909, Doctor of Divinity, 1947.

Career

Came to the United States, 1908, naturalized, 1922. Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod), 1909, pastor, Elkton, Michigan, 1909-1911, Standish, 1911-1912, Batavia, Illinois, 1912-1919, Davenport, Iowa, 1919-1951. President Iowa District Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod), 1927-1938, nat. vice president, 1938-1959, honorary vice president from 1959.

Address: Waukegan, Illinois.

Connections

Married Marie Mueller, July 12, 1911. Children: Beata (Mistress James Blaylock), Vera (Mistress Lawrence K. Mason), Erhard H., Lota (Mistress Robert J. Niemand), Elda (wife Doctor.

father:
Henry Harms

mother:
Marie (Rabe) Harms

spouse:
Marie Mueller

child:
Beata Harms (Mistress James Blaylock)

child:
Vera Harms (Mistress Lawrence K. Mason)

child:
Erhard H. Harms

child:
Lota Harms (Mistress Robert J. Niemand)

child:
Elda (wife Dr Harms