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Paul Otto Krumbein

Clergyman

Paul Otto Krumbein, German clergyman.

Background

Krumbein, Paul Otto was born on December 3, 1875 in Dresden, Germany. Son of Morritz and Louise (Hensel) Krumbein.

Education

Educated in city schools (Dresden) and ministerial courses, Germany.

Career

Pastor various chs., 1905-1910. Came to the United States, 1910, naturalized citizen, 1927. Successively pastor at Streeter, Lehr, North Dakota, until 1920, Walla Walla, Washington, 1920-1921, Biola California, 1922-1924, Free Evangelical Lutheran Cross Church, Fresno, 1924-1940 (church increased in membership from 875 to 2000).

Retired. Home: 702 Farris Avenue, Fresno, Calif.

Connections

Married Amanda Behnke, November 11, 1906 (died August 4, 1925). Children: Gerhard, Herbert, Irmgard, Arthur, Mary, Elsie, Gertrude, Alfred, Eleanor.

father:
Morritz Krumbein

mother:
Louise (Hensel) Krumbein

spouse:
Amanda Behnke

child:
Gerhard Krumbein

child:
Herbert Krumbein

child:
Irmgard Krumbein

child:
Arthur Krumbein

child:
Mary Krumbein

child:
Elsie Krumbein

child:
Gertrude Krumbein

child:
Alfred Krumbein

child:
Eleanor Krumbein