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Robert Lewis Paddock, American bishop.

Background

Paddock, Robert Lewis was born on December 24, 1869 in New York, United States. Son of Bishop John Adams and Frances Chester (Fanning) Paddock.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Trinity, 1894, A.M., 1897. Graduate Berkeley Division School, 1897. (Doctor of Divinity, Berkeley, 1908.

S.T.D., Hobart, 1908, Trinity College, Connecticut, 1910).

Career

Deacon, 1897, priest, 1898, Protestant Episcopal Church. In charge of mission, Southington, Connecticut, 1897. General secretary Church Students’ Missionary Association and assistant St. Paul’s Church, Cleveland, 1897-1898.

Vicar Pro-Cathedral, and canon Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, 1898-1902. Rector Church of the Holy Apostles, New York, 1902-1907. Consecrated bishop of Eastern Oregon, December 18, 1907 (resigned September 1922).

Associate field secretary Young Men’s Christian Association headquarters, Paris, France, 1 yr.

Connections

Married Miss H. J. Aitken, January 9, 1923.

father:
Bishop John Adams Paddock

mother:
Frances Chester (Fanning) Paddock

spouse:
Miss H. J. Aitken