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Walter Bradley Shumway

Clergyman , educator

Walter Bradley Shumway, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Shumway, Walter Bradley was born on December 31, 1852 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Lowell and Laura (Bradley) Shumway.

Education

Educated Central High School, Philadelphia. In business 20 years. Graduate Newton Theological Seminary, 1894, Bachelor of Divinity, 1910.

Doctor of Divinity, Temple University, 1909.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1894. Pastor Springvale, Maine, 1894-1899, Swampscott, Massachusetts, 1900-1909, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1910-1914. Dean theological department Temple University, 1909-1928, also professor church history (dean emeritus).

Connections

Married Louise B. Henderson, May 15, 1901. Children: Adelaide Katherine, Margaret Henderson.

father:
Lowell Shumway

mother:
Laura (Bradley) Shumway

spouse:
Louise B. Henderson

child:
Margaret Henderson Shumway

child:
Adelaide Katherine Shumway