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Nathan Homer Knorr

clergyman.

Nathan Homer Knorr, American clergyman. Member Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Background

Knorr, Nathan Homer was born on April 23, 1905 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Donel Ellsworth and Estella (Bloss) Knorr.

Education

Graduate Allentown (Pennsylvania) High School, 1923.

Career

Began with Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, Brooklyn, 1923, general manager public office, 1932. Director People’s Pulpit Association (now Watchtower Bible and Tract Society New York, Inc.), 1934. Vice-president, director Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society Pennsylvania, 1940, president, 1942-1977.

President International Bible Students Association, London, 1942-1977.

Membership

Member Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Connections

Married January 31, 1953.

father:
Donel Ellsworth Knorr

mother:
Estella (Bloss) Knorr

spouse:
January 31