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Isaac William Gowen, American clergyman. member of the board of suprs; member exec; member exec; member Internat; member board dirs; member of council Hope College; member board supts.


Gowen, Isaac William was born on December 29, 1858 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Henry and Margaret (Hopper) Gowen.


Bachelor of Arts, Rutgers, 1879, A.M., 1883 (Doctor of Divinity). Graduate New Brunswick Theological Seminary, 1883. Doctor of Laws, Central College, Iowa, 1925.


Francis E. Wilber), William Winthrop (deceased). Ordained ministry Reformed Church in America, 1883. Pastor Cold Spring, New York, 1883-1885, Grove Church, North Bergen, since 1885.

President General Synod Reformed Church of America, 1915. Correspondent secretary Reformed Church, Board of Publication. Member of the board of suprs., New Brunswick Theological Seminary.

Member executive and administrative coms. of Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America. Member Executive Committee Lord’s Day Alliance of the United States. Member International Committee of Sunday Schools.

Member board directors American Tract Society. Member of council Hope College, Holland, Michigan. Member board supts. Theological Seminary, Holland, Michigan Home: North Bergen, New Jersey.


Member of the board of suprs. Member exec; member exec. Member Internat; member board dirs.

Member of council Hope College. Member board supts.


Married Emma Elwell O’Brien, October 15, 1885. Children: Wilber Thomas, Hazel Margaret (Mistress John Borg), May Christine (wife of Review.

Henry Gowen

Margaret (Hopper) Gowen

Emma Elwell Ou2019Brien

Wilber Thomas Gowen

Hazel Margaret Gowen (Mistress John Borg)

May Christine (wife of Rev Gowen