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Clergyman

Lewis Calvin Anderson, American clergyman. Member Sigma Upsilon.; Member Disciples of Christ.

Background

Anderson, Lewis Calvin was born on December 20, 1886 in Frankfort, Indiana, United States. Son of Thomas Martin and Anna Allen (Williams) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Transylvania College, Lexington, Kentucky, 1913. Master of Arts, College of the Bible, 1925, also Bachelor of Divinity, 1926.

Career

Principal Kentucky Classical & Business College, N. Middletown, 1913-1915. Pastor Monte Vista, Colorado, 1915-1918 and 1926-1929, Brownsburg, Indiana, 1918-1921, Springport, Indiana, 1921-1924. Professor New Testament literature and interpretation, Cotner College, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1929-1933, president, 1931-1933.

Pastor First Church, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1934-1936. Head department of religion, Chapman College, Los Angeles, since 1936. Pastor Monroe Street Christian Church since 1937.

Chaplain Colorado Soldiers and Sailors Home, Monte Vista, Colorado, 1917-1918.

Membership

Member Sigma Upsilon. Member Disciples of Christ.

Connections

Married Maud Ethel Foster, of Richmond, Indiana, July 22, 1914. Children: David Thomas (deceased), Mary Ru.

father:
Thomas Martin Anderson

mother:
Anna Allen (Williams) Anderson

spouse:
Maud Ethel Foster

child:
David Thomas Anderson (deceased)

child:
Mary Ru Anderson