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Clergyman

Samuel Simpson Marquis, American clergyman.

Background

Marquis, Samuel Simpson was born on June 8, 1866 in Sharon, Ohio, United States. Son of John E. and Sarah P. Marquis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts (with honors), Allegheny College, Pennsylvania, 1890, Doctor of Divinity, 1905. Bachelor of Divinity, Cambridge (Massachusetts) Theological School, 1893. Doctor of Laws, Wayne University, Detroit, Michigan, 1937.

Career

Deacon, 1891, priest, 1893, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector Trinity Church, Woburn, Massachusetts, 1893-1897, Trinity Church, Bridgewataer, Massachusetts, 1897-1899, St. Joseph’s, Detroit, 1899-1906. Rector St. Paul’s Church and dean St. Paul’s Cathedral, Detroit, May 15, 1906-December, 1915.

Head of sociological department of Ford Motor Company, Detroit, 1915-1921. Rector St. Joseph’s Church, Detroit, 1921-1925. Rector Christ Church, Cranbrook, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1925-1939, now rector emeritus.

Author: Henry Ford—An Interpretation. Home: 712 Fairfax Road, Brimingham, Mich.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Henry Ford—An Interpretation.

Connections

Married Gertrude Lee Snyder, August 23, 1894. Children: Dorothy, Barbara Lee, Rogers I., Gertrude Lee.

father:
John E.

mother:
Sarah P. Marquis

spouse:
Gertrude Lee Snyder

child:
Dorothy Marquis

child:
Barbara Lee Marquis

child:
Rogers I. Marquis

child:
Gertrude Lee Marquis