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Russell Sturgis Hubbard, American bishop. Rotarian.

Background

Hubbard, Russell Sturgis was born on September 8, 1902 in Germantown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Russell Sturgis and Elizabeth Russell (Perry) Hubbard.

Education

Student St. George’s School, Rhode Island, 1915-1920. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1924. Bachelor of Divinity, Virginia Theological Seminary, 1927, Doctor of Divinity, 1949.

Student Trinity College, Cambridge, England, 1924-1925. Doctor of Laws, (honorary), Gonzaga University, Spokane.

Career

Ordained deacon, Episcopal Church, 1927, priest 1928. Consecrated bishop, 1948. Assistant St. John’s Church, Waterbury, Connecticut, 1927-1929.

Priest in charge St. Paul’s Church, Vermillion, South Dakot, 1929-1932. Rector St. Martin’s Church, Providence, 1932-1941, St. Saviour’s Church, Bar Harbor, Maine, 1942-1948. Canon missioner Diocese of Maine, 1943-1948.

Suffragan bishop Diocese of Michigan, 1948-1954. Bishop of Spokane, 1954-1967.

Membership

Rotarian.

Connections

Married Anna Catherine Pratt, November 3, 1928. Children: Ann Perry (Mistress.

father:
Russell Sturgis Hubbard

mother:
Elizabeth Russell (Perry) Hubbard

spouse:
Anna Catherine Pratt

child:
Ann Perry (Mrs Hubbard