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Kenneth Brakeley Welles Edit Profile

Clergyman

Kenneth Brakeley Welles, American clergyman.

Background

Welles, Kenneth Brakeley was born on June 18, 1886 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Hopkins and Hannah (Sherrerd) Welles.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1908. Student Union Theological Seminary, 1909-1910, 1911-1912, New College, Edinburgh, 1910-1911. Doctor of Divinity, Union College, 1937.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1912. Pastor Manlius, New York, 1912-1916, Congressional Church, Old Lyme, Connecticut, 1916-1918, Edwards Church, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1919-1928, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Albany, New York, since 1928. Chaplain United States Army, Camp Lee, Virginia, 1918-1919.

Membership

Member Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Connections

Married Margaret Whittemore, December 9, 1913. Children: Atossa Frost, Sherrerd Belin, Owen Watkins, Lucie Margaret.

father:
Charles Hopkins Welles

mother:
Hannah (Sherrerd) Welles

spouse:
Margaret Whittemore

child:
Atossa Frost Welles

child:
Sherrerd Belin Welles

child:
Owen Watkins Welles

child:
Lucie Margaret Welles