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Herman John Schick

Clergyman

Herman John Schick, American clergyman.

Background

Schick, Herman John was born on August 30, 1878 in Milltown, New Jersey, United States. Son of Gottlob Benjamin and Caroline (Knausenberger) Schick.

Education

Studied Elmhurst (Illinois) College, 1893-1897, Eden Theological Seminary, St. Louis, 1897-1900, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1903, University of Chicago, 1921, 22, A.M., 1922. Bachelor of Divinity, McCormick, 1923. S.T.D., Temple University, Philadelphia, 1925.

Career

Ordained ministry Evangelical Synod of North America, 1900. Pastor Sandwich, Illinois, 1900-1902, Bensenville, Illinois, 1903-1909, Evansville, Indiana, 1909-1919. President Elmhurst College, 1919-1924.

Pastor Immanuel Evangelical and Reformed Church, Chicago, 1924-1944. Co-editor of Evangelical Book of Worship. Pastor’s Pocket Manual.

Also of Little Prayers for Little Children, The Way of Life, In Loving Memory, Afterwards, Jesus of the Twentieth Century. Home: 8424 Ingleside Avenue, Chicago, Ill.

Connections

Married Louise M. Wagner, June 2, 1903. Children: Vernon Wagner, Armin Frederick, Dorothy Louise.

father:
Gottlob Benjamin Schick

mother:
Caroline (Knausenberger) Schick

spouse:
Louise M. Wagner

child:
Vernon Wagner Schick

child:
Armin Frederick Schick

child:
Dorothy Louise Schick