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Clergyman

Philip Frederick Mayer, American clergyman.

Background

Mayer, Philip Frederick was born on April 1, 1781 in New York City. Son of George Frederick and Mary Magdalene (Kammerdiener) Mayer.

Education

Graduate Columbia, 1799, honorary Doctor of Divinity. Honorary Doctor of Divinity, University of Pennsylvania.

Career

John’s Church, Philadelphia, 1806-1858. A founder Pennsylvania Bible Society. Trustee University of Pennsylvania.

President Philadelphia Dispensary, Pennsylvania Institute for Deaf and Blind. Editor: Doctor Martin Luther’s Catechism Translated from the German, 1804.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Doctor Martin Luther’s Catechism Translated from the German, 1804.

Connections

Married Lucy W. Rodman, May 24, 1804, 8 children including Mary.

father:
George Frederick Mayer

mother:
Mary Magdalene (Kammerdiener) Mayer

spouse:
Lucy W. Rodman