Doctor of Divinity, Midland College, Fremont, Nebraska, 1909.
1 daughter, Florence Marjorie. Ordained ministry United Lutheran Church, 1895. Assistant pastor Trinity Lutheran Church, North Side, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1895-1899.
Pastor Calvary Lutheran Church, Wilkinsburg (Pittsburgh), 1899-1909, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1909-1919, First Lutheran Church, Springfield, O., since 1919. President Board of America Missions of United Lutheran Church in America. Director Wittenberg College, Springfield.