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Karl Anton Mueller

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Karl Anton Mueller, Czech bishop. member Dist; member Provincial Elders’ Conf.

Background

Mueller, Karl Anton was born on September 6, 1867 in Zeidler, Bohemia. Son of Joseph and Maria (Hesse) Mueller.

Education

Graduate Moravian Theological Seminary, Pennsylvania, 1890, Doctor of Divinity, 1917.

Career

Came to America, 1887. Ordained ministry Moravian Church in America (Unitas Fratrum), 1890. Pastorates, Mamre and Gerah, Wisconsin, 1890-1893, Ebenezer (Watertown Physician organization), Wisconsin, 1893-1900.

Member District Executive board Moravian Church, 1897-1941. Editor Der Brueder-Botschafter, 1899-1941. Consecrated bishop, 1908.

Member Provincial Elders’ Conference (Executive Board Moravian Church in America), 1913-1941. Elected vice president Unity’s Elders Conference, 1931. Executive chairman Unity’s Elders Conference (Executive Board) United Fratrum or Moravian Church in general, including Europe, 1937-1941.

Home: 530 S. Clifton Avenue, Park Ridge Illinois‡.

Membership

Member Dist; member Provincial Elders’ Conf.

Connections

Married Pauline Purat. Children: Theophil Herbert, John A. C., P. Gerhardt, J. Margaret, Gertrude E., Joseph (deceased).

child:
Theophil Herbert Mueller