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Clergyman

Walter Calley, American clergyman. member Board State Visitors for Prisons of Pennsylvania One of founders Prospect Union Institution for education of workingmen, in connection with Harvard University General secretary Baptist Young People’s Union America, and managing editor of Service (official organ), 1902-1905.

Background

Calley, Walter was born on August 19, 1858 in Dover, Delaware, United States. Son of Manlove H. and Elizabeth Brown (England) Calley.

Education

Educated Belford Literature Institute and by private tutors. Graduate Crozer Theological Seminary, 1880. (Doctor of Divinity, Denison U., 1903).

Career

Thomas E. Jones), Charles H. (deceased). Married 3d, Irene Hopkins, February 3, 1898 (died 1917). 1 son Francis D.; married 4th, Eva Brantly Helm, December 2, 1925.

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1880. Pastor Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1880-1882, Lehigh Avenue Church, Philadelphia, 1882-1891, Emmanuel Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1891-1893, Tabernacle Church, Boston (noted institutional church), 1893-1902, Upland Church (at seat of Crozer Theological Seminary), 1905-1909, First Church, Jamaica Plain, Boston, 1909-October 1, 1917. Special student of penology and sociology.

5 years member Board State Visitors for Prisons of Pennsylvania One of founders Prospect Union Institution for education of workingmen, in connection with Harvard University General secretary Baptist Young People’s Union America, and managing editor of Service (official organ), 1902-1905. Author: Great Christian Truths. What Jesus Taught. Home: Cambridge, Mass.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Great Christian Truths. What Jesus Taught.

Membership

Member Board State Visitors for Prisons of Pennsylvania One of founders Prospect Union Institution for education of workingmen, in connection with Harvard University General secretary Baptist Young People’s Union America, and managing editor of Service (official organ), 1902-1905.

Connections

Married Florence Morgey, June 1880 (died 1888).; married second, Alice R. Huston, June 1890 (died 1896).; married 3d, Irene Hopkins, February 3, 1898 (died 1917).

; married 4th, Eva Brantly Helm, December 2, 1925. Children: Walter E. (deceased), Donald M.

father:
Manlove H. Calley

mother:
Elizabeth Brown (England) Calley

spouse:
Florence Morgey

spouse:
Alice R. Huston

spouse:
Irene Hopkins

spouse:
Eva Brantly Helm

child:
Walter E. Calley (deceased)

child:
Donald M. Calley