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Oscar John Naumann

clergyman.

Oscar John Naumann, American clergyman.

Background

Naumann, Oscar John was born on June 24, 1909 in Wood Lake, Minnesota, United States. Son of Justus Henry and Maria (Scherf) Naumann.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern College, 1931. Graduate Lutheran Theological Seminary, 1934. Graduate student of University Minnesota.

Career

Assistant instructor Northwestern College, Watertown, Wisconsin, 1934-1936. Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church. Pastor Arlington Avenue Lutheran Church, Toledo, 1936-1940.

Professor Doctor Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minnesota, 1940-1946. Pastor St. John’s Lutheran Church, St. Paul, 1946-1959. President Minnesota district Wisconsin Synod, 1948-1953.

President Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, from 1953. Home: Milwaukee, Wis.

Connections

Married Dorothy Wilhelmina Schwarz, September 5, 1936. Children: Myrna Ruth, Philip Gustav, Thomas Paul, Martin Oscar, Peter Justus, James Walter, Paul Stephen.

father:
Justus Henry Naumann

mother:
Maria (Scherf) Naumann

spouse:
Dorothy Wilhelmina Schwarz

children:
Myrna Ruth Naumann

Philip Gustav Naumann

Thomas Paul Naumann

Martin Oscar Naumann

Peter Justus Naumann

James Walter Naumann

Paul Stephen Naumann