Samuel Lewis Elmer Edit Profile
Fellow honoris causa Trinity College Music, London, England., 1947. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Illinois Wesleyan University, 1956.
July 1936); children—Lucia (Mistress George E. Johnson), Mary Erety (Mistress Bruno Vassel), Samuel Lewis, Horace Newton (deceased), Helen Elizabeth (Mistress Donald S. Jackson). Married second, Louise Jones, July 20, 1939. Organist, Central Methodist Church, Bridgeton, New Jersey, 1895-1903, Central Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, 1903-1904, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Tuxedo Park, New York, 1904-1907, Memorial.
Member of Executive Committee, director International Music Foundation. Member American Guild Organists (warden 1907-1949, national president since 1949), National Music Council (Executive Committee), International Congress Organists London (vice president 1957). Mason (past master, past grand organist New Jersey).
Clubs: The Bohemians (vice president), St. Wilfrid (New York City).
Married Helen Shoemaker, August 3, 1904 (deceased.; married second, Louise Jones, July 20, 1939. Children: Lucia (Mistress George E. Johnson), Mary Erety (Mistress Bruno Vassel), Samuel Lewis, Horace Newton (deceased), Helen Elizabeth (Mistress Donald S. Jackson).
- Newton Elmer
- Lucia Rowe (Richmond) Elmer
- Helen Shoemaker
- Louise Jones
- Samuel Lewis Elmer
- Horace Newton Elmer (deceased)
- Lucia Elmer (Mistress George E. Johnson)
- Mary Erety Elmer (Mistress Bruno Vassel)
- Helen Elizabeth Elmer (Mistress Donald S. Jackson)