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John Frederick Vichert

Clergyman

John Frederick Vichert, Canadian clergyman. Member Lambda Chi Alpha.

Background

Vichert, John Frederick was born on August 10, 1874 in Gobles, Ontario, Canada. Son of Frederick William and Janet (Edmiston) Vichert.

Education

Woodstock College, Ontario. A.M., McMaster U., Toronto, 1898, Bachelor of Divinity, 1904, Doctor of Divinity, 1919. Fellow in church history, University of Chicago, 1904, 05.

Doctor of Divinity, Franklin College, Indiana, 1912.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1899. Pastor Calvary Church, Victoria, B.C., 1899-1904, 1st Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1906-1912, 1st Church, Providence, Rhode Island, 1912-1916. Dean and professor pastoral and systematic theology, Colgate Theological Seminary, 1915-1923.

Professor practical theology, Rochester Theological Seminary, 1923-1928, Colgate-Rochester Division School, 1928-1940. Now retired. Secretary Baptist Education Society, New York, 1915-1923. President Baptist Missionary Convention, New York, 1921-1924.

Membership

Member Lambda Chi Alpha.

Connections

Married Nettie Douglas Wallace, September 20, 1899 (died April.; married second, Margaret Wallace, December 27, 1921. Children: Frederick Wallace, Clarence Gordon.

father:
Frederick William Vichert

mother:
Janet (Edmiston) Vichert

spouse:
Nettie Douglas Wallace

spouse:
Margaret Wallace

child:
Frederick Wallace Vichert

child:
Clarence Gordon Vichert