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Clergyman

Joshua Gravett, British clergyman. Fellow American Baptist History Society.

Background

Gravett, Joshua was born on August 10, 1863 in Worthing, Sussex, England. Son of Thomas and Rebecca (Dinnage) Gravett.

Education

Graduate Mount Hermon (Massachusetts) School, 1889. Doctor of Divinity (honorary) Denver Bible College, 1946.

Career

Came to the United States, 1886, naturalized citizen, 1918. Pastor Faith Church, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1888-1890. Ordained Baptist Ministry, 1891.

Pastor Galilee Church, Denver, Colorado, since May 1, 1891. President Colorado Baptist State Convention, 1926-1927, historian since 1917. Vice president American Baptist Home Mission Society.

Trustee Colorado Woman’s College. Denver Bible College. Director Denver Hebrew Mission.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of tracts and contributor to religious papers.

Membership

Fellow American Baptist History Society.

Connections

Married Charlotte Mary Harrison, November 5, 1890. Children: Ruth Amelia (Mistress Paul T. Cullen), Grace Lucy (Mistress George Emerson Hook), Hope Frances (Mistress Donald Sham), Dwight Hamilton.

father:
Thomas Gravett

mother:
Rebecca (Dinnage) Gravett

spouse:
Charlotte Mary Harrison

child:
Ruth Amelia Gravett (Mistress Paul T. Cullen)

child:
Grace Lucy Gravett (Mistress George Emerson Hook)

child:
Hope Frances Gravett (Mistress Donald Sham)

child:
Dwight Hamilton Gravett