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Robert Le Roy Harris, American bishop. Member Delta Tau Delta (Distinguished Service Chapter). S.A.R.; Mason (33°).

Background

Harris, Robert Le Roy was born on February 12, 1874 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Son of E. Clark and Susan (Shaw) Harris.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Kenyon College, Gambier, O., 1896, Master of Arts, 1911, Doctor of Divinity, 1918. Graduate Bexley Hall (theological department, Kenyon), 1899.

Career

Ordained deacon, 1899, and priest, 1900, Episcopal Church. Rector Calvary Church, Toledo. Ohio, 1899-1901, St. Paul’s Church, Newport, Kentucky, 1901-1904.

Grace Church, Cincinnati, O., 1904-1906, St. Mark’s Church, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1906-1909, St. Mark’s Church, Toledo, 1909-1918. Elected bishop of Marquette, November 6, 1917, consecrated February 7, 1918, now retired. Formerly bishop in charge Episcopal Churches in Europe.

Trustee Kenyon College, president National Church League.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Invisible Temple. The Challenge

    • etc., also lecturer.

Membership

Member Delta Tau Delta (Distinguished Service Chapter). S.A.R.; Mason (33°). Clubs: Exchange, Country, Marquette.

Connections

Married Katheryn Brandon, August 25, 1897 (died 1908).; married second, Mistress.; married 3d, Mistress.

Children: Mistress Katheryn Brandon, Baird, Robert Brandon.

father:
E. Clark Harris

mother:
Susan (Shaw) Harris

spouse:
Katheryn Brandon

spouse:
Mistress

spouse:
Mistress

child:
Mistress Katheryn Brandon Harris

child:
Baird Harris

child:
Robert Brandon Harris