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Clergyman

Rollin Ruthwin Marquis, American clergyman. Mason.

Background

Marquis, Rollin Ruthwin was born on December 28, 1853 in Murray, Indiana, United States. Son of Robert Crawford and Martha (Riddile) Marquis.

Education

Hanover (Indiana) College, 1875-1877. Bachelor of Arts, Wooster U., 1880, A.M., 1883, Doctor of Divinity, 1905. Bachelor of Divinity, Western Theological Seminary, 1883.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1883. Pastor Northfield, O., 1883-1886, Sedan, Kansas, 1888-1889, Osage City, Iowa, 1889-1891, Sedalia, Missouri, 1891-1897, Quincy, Illinois, 1897-1899, Cedar Falls, Iowa, 1900-1902, Winterset, Iowa, 1902-1906, Irwin, Pennsylvania, 1906-1910, Lawrenville, Illinois, 1911-1918, Wickliffe, O., 1919-1923, Pierce, Florida, 1926-1927, Vincennes, Indiana, 1929-1932. Commissioner General Assembly Presbyterian Church in United States of America, 1893, 1905, 16, 24.

Moderator Synod of Illinois, 1913-1914, chairman of the executive commission Vice president. Missouri Christian Endeavor Union, 1893-1894. Superintendent Missouri State Chautauqua, 1893-1895.

Western secretary Chautauqua Alumni Association, 1892-1912. Member Executive Committee Illinois Christian Endeavor Union, 1898-1900.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Textual Index of the Bible, 1900.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Clara J. McCormick, May 8, 1883 (died 1892). Married second, Ida Irene Shumaker, February 18, 1896. Children: Rollin Howard, Leone Irene, Dean Wilson, Donald George, Robert Irwin.

father:
Robert Crawford Marquis

mother:
Martha (Riddile) Marquis

spouse:
Clara J. McCormick

spouse:
Ida Irene Shumaker

child:
Rollin Howard Marquis

child:
Leone Irene Marquis

child:
Dean Wilson Marquis

child:
Donald George Marquis

child:
Robert Irwin Marquis