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librarian , minister

Walter George Truesdell, American minister, librarian. Ordained to ministry Reformed Episcopal Church, 1944. Member American Library Association (life), Pennsylvania Library. Association, Association Statisticians American Religious Bodies.

Background

Truesdell, Walter George was born on October 22, 1919 in New York City. Son of George Anson and Hattie (Evans) Truesdell.

Education

AB, Columbia University Columbia College, 1941. Master of Divinity, Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1944. Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Pratt Institute, 1950.

Master of Arts, Columbia University Teachers College, 1975. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Cummins Theological Seminary Reformed Episcopal, Summerville, South Carolina, 2002.

Career

Assistant minister, 1st Reformed Episcopal Church, New York City, 1944-1954;senior associate minister, 1st Reformed Episcopal Church, New York City, since 1989;lecturer apologetics and English Bible, Theological Seminary Reformed Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1945-1948;library, Theological Seminary Reformed Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1964-1993;library, Shelton College, 1951-1969;library Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary, Reformed Episcopal, Summerville, South Carolina., since 1996. Rector Church of the Redemption, Brooklyn, since 1956. Chairman of Commission on state of church Reformed Episcopal Church, 1960-1987, member, 1987-1996, member general committee 1978-1996.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Reformed Episcopal Church, 1944.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Episcopal Recorder, 1980-1990.

Membership

Member American Library Association (life), Pennsylvania Library. Association, Association Statisticians American Religious Bodies.

Connections

Married Mary Schurok, June 10, 1944. Children: Walter George, Susan Hattie.

father:
George Anson Truesdell

mother:
Hattie (Evans) Truesdell

spouse:
Mary Schurok

child:
Walter George Truesdell

child:
Susan Hattie Truesdell