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Clergyman

Luman Herbert Royce, American clergyman.

Background

Royce, Luman Herbert was born on June 6, 1868 in Croton, Ohio, United States. Son of LeRoy and Mary (Davis) Royce.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, O., 1890. Doctor of Divinity, Fairmount College (now Municipal U.), Wichita, Kansas, 1922.

Career

Ordained ministry Congressional Church, 1891. Pastor successively Vermilion, O., Camp Point and Mendon, Illinois, Crestline, O., 1891-1903, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Cleveland, 1903-1909, Collinwood Congressional Church, Cleveland, 1909-1912. Pastor East Congressional Church, East Cleveland, also executive secretary Congressional Union of Cleveland, 1912-1918.

Nat. director city work, Congressional Church Extension Bds., since 1918.

Connections

Married Mary Gardner, September 3, 1891 (died 1928). Children: Gardner, Polly (Mistress J. Donald Myer), Paul, Donald.

father:
LeRoy Royce

mother:
Mary (Davis) Royce

spouse:
Mary Gardner

child:
Gardner Royce

child:
Polly Royce (Mistress J. Donald Myer)

child:
Paul Royce

child:
Donald Royce