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Purley A. Baker Edit Profile

Clergyman

Purley A. Baker, American clergyman. member General Conf.

Background

Baker, Purley A. was born on April 10, 1858 in Jackson Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Albert and Marinda Baker.

Education

Education common and normal schools.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1884. Pastor Jasper, O., 1883-1884, Racine, 1884-1888, Gallipolis, 1888-1893, Columbus, 1893-1895. In charge of Cleveland district, Ohio Anti-Saloon League, 1896, state superintendent, 1897-1903.

General superintendent Anti-Saloon League of America since 1903. Ministerial member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1908, 12, 16. Home: Westerville, O.

Membership

Member General Conf.

Connections

Married Lillie I. Greene, August 27, 1884.

father:
Albert Baker

mother:
Marinda Baker

spouse:
Lillie I. Greene