Jacob Christoph Kunzmann, German clergyman, educator.
Kunzmann, Jacob Christoph was born on December 31, 1852 in Bauscholtt, Baden, Germany. Son of Christian Jacob and Louisa (Stoehr) Kunzmann.
Came to the United States, 1860. Bachelor of Arts, Thiel College, Greenville, Pennsylvania, 1875, A.M., 1878. Graduate Philadelphia Theological Seminary, 1878.
Doctor of Divinity, Bethany College, Kansas, 1900.
Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1878. Pastor Kittanning, Pennsylvania, 1878-1881, Greensburg, 1881-1892, Grace Church, Pittsburgh, 1892-1899. President Pittsburgh Synod, 1895-1898.
President trustees Thiel College 10 years Superintendent English missions of General Council Evangelical Lutheran Church in N. America, 1899-1918. Superintendent Western District of Home Missions of Church Extension Board, U.L.C.A., 1918-1919. President of Pacific Theological Seminary, 1919-1924, since emeritus.
Author of Lutherans in America,” America and World Evangelization,” The Power of Pentecost”. Address: 4300 E. 45th St., Seattle Western Australia*‡.
" Lutherans in America,” America and World Evangelization,” The Power of Pentecost”.