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Clergyman

Joseph Bradley Markward, American clergyman.

Background

Markward, Joseph Bradley was born on March 25, 1869 in Jacksonville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George Grove and Mary Ellen (Hale) Markward.

Education

Student Chambersburg (Pennsylvania) Academy, 1885-1887. Bachelor of Arts, Gettysburg (Pennsylvania) College, 1891, A.M., 1895. Gettysburg Theological Seminary, 1892-1895.

Doctor of Divinity, Midland College, Fremont, Nebraska, 1909.

Career

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.

Home: Springfield, O.

Connections

mother:
Mary Ellen (Hale) Markward

spouse:
Ivy Lorella Eggers