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John Milton Bramkamp

Clergyman

John Milton Bramkamp, American clergyman. Member Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Bramkamp, John Milton was born on December 21, 1867 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Son of Lewis Christian and Anna Catherine (Belmer) Bramkamp.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wittenberg College, Springfield, O., 1890, A.M., 1893, Doctor of Divinity, 1911. Bachelor of Divinity, Wittenberg Theological Seminary, 1893.

Career

Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1893. Pastor, New Castle, Indiana, 1893-1896, Bellevue, Kentucky, 1896-1906, Calvary Church, Chicago, 1906-1921. President Illinois Synod.

United Lutheran Church in America, 1921-1931. President Board Home Missions and Church Extension of Illinois Synod, 1931-1932. Pastor Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Maywood, Illinois, 1932-1945, retired President Miami Synod of General Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1904-1905.

President Northern Illinois Synod, 1913-1915. Recording secretary Board of Home Missions and Church Extension, United Lutheran Church in America, 1922-1927, Western secretary transportation committee 1923-1948. Editor of S.S. Department, Lutheran World, 1897-1900, Chicago Lutheran Advocate, 1912-1919.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor of S.S. Department, Lutheran World, 1897-1900, Chicago Lutheran Advocate, 1912-1919.

Membership

Member Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Married Sarah S. Breckenridge, January 31, 1895. Children: Lewis Breckenridge, Mary Garver (Mistress J. L. Gutermuth).

father:
Lewis Christian Bramkamp

mother:
Anna Catherine (Belmer) Bramkamp

spouse:
Sarah S. Breckenridge

child:
Lewis Breckenridge Bramkamp

child:
Mary Garver Bramkamp (Mistress J. L. Gutermuth)