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Joseph Mcguire Shepler

Clergyman

Joseph Mcguire Shepler, American clergyman. Member Sons of Veterans; Mason.

Background

Shepler, Joseph Mcguire was born on October 13, 1869 in Cumberland, Ohio, United States. Son of John Irwin and Lydia Louisa (Clark) Shepler.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Mount Union College, 1896, Doctor of Divinity, 1913. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1900, post-graduate work.

Career

Ordained to ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, 1896. Pastor Finley Church, Steubenville, O., 1896. Assistant pastor Centre Church, Malden, Massachusetts, 1898-1900.

Pastor Glendale Church, Everett, 1900-1906, South St. Church, Lynn, 1906-1908, Hyde Park, 1908-1915, Watertown, 1915-1920. Superintendent Methodist chs., Boston District, 1920-1926. Pastor Lafayette St. Church, Salem, 1926-1931, Stanton Avenue Church, Dorchester, Boston, 1931-1935, Wincehndon Church, since 1937.

Trustee Boston University. Director New England Deaconess Association.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author book chat column Townsend Times.

Membership

Member Sons of Veterans. Mason.; Clubs: Boston Itinerants’, Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Winifred Johnson, May 30, 1900. Children: John Rex, Dwight Clark.

father:
John Irwin Shepler

mother:
Lydia Louisa (Clark) Shepler

spouse:
Winifred Johnson

child:
Dwight Clark Shepler

child:
John Rex Shepler