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Clergyman

John Henry Strong, American clergyman. Member Psi Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Strong, John Henry was born on December 7, 1866 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Son of Augustus Hopkins and Harriet (Savage) Strong.

Education

Preparatory education Phillips (Andover) Academy. Bachelor of Arts, University of Rochester, 1889. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1890.

Bachelor of Divinity, Rochester Theological Seminary, 1893. Studied universities Berlin and Marburg, Germany, 1903-1904, Halle and Berlin, 1913-1914.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1894. Pastor Mount Auburn Church, Cincinnati, 1894-1896, 1st Church, New Britain, Connecticut, 1897-1903; associate professor New Testament interpretation, 1904-1910, professor, 1910-1914, Rochester Theological Seminary Studied in university of Halle and Berlin, 1913.

Membership

Member Psi Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Eliza Livingston McCreery, of Pittsburgh, June 20, 1894.

father:
Augustus Hopkins Strong

mother:
Harriet (Savage) Strong

spouse:
Eliza Livingston McCreery