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Clergyman

Walter Mcmaster Irwin, American clergyman.

Background

Irwin, Walter Mcmaster was born on November 9, 1872 in Galesburg, Illinois, United States. Son of John N. and Angie (McMaster) Irwin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Knox College, Galesburg, 1893. Bachelor of Divinity, McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1897. Doctor of Divinity, Emporia College, Kansas, 1912.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1897. Pastor Deer Creek, Illinois, 1897-1899, Delavan, 1899-1901, Shelby, Iowa, 1901-1903, West Side Church, Wichita, Kansas, 1903-1913. Synodical superintendent.

Connections

Married Bessie Crane, June 8, 1898. Children: Dorothy Helen (Mistress C.H. Crockett), Margaret Crothers (Mistress Melvin C. Petersen), Grace Kingsbury (Mistress F. Ernest Kirk).

father:
John N. Irwin

mother:
Angie (McMaster) Irwin

spouse:
Bessie Crane

child:
Dorothy Helen Irwin (Mistress C.H. Crockett)

child:
Margaret Crothers Irwin (Mistress Melvin C. Petersen)

child:
Grace Kingsbury Irwin (Mistress F. Ernest Kirk)