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Clergyman , educator

Wilber Theodore Elmore, American clergyman, educator. member of faculty Ramapatnam Theol.

Background

Elmore, Wilber Theodore was born on July 29, 1871 in St. Charles, Illinois, United States. Son of Jerome H. and Emeline S. (Hall) Elmore.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Nebraska, 1896, A.M., 1897, Doctor of Philosophy., 1914. Bachelor of Divinity, Rochester Theological Seminary, 1900. Doctor of Divinity, Colgate, 1923.

Career

Ordained Baptist of ministry, 1900. Missionary among the Telugus, in S. India, 1900-1914, also member of faculty Ramapatnam Theological Seminary. Pastor of First Church, Hamilton, New York, 1915-1918, First Church, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1918-1925.

Professor of comparative religions and Christian missions, Eastern Baptist of Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, since 1925. With Young Men’s Christian Association, World War.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Dravidian Gods of Modern Hinduism, 1915.

Membership

Member of faculty Ramapatnam Theol.

Connections

Married to Maude Poucher Johnson, October 25, 1900. Children: Wilber Jerome (deceased), Rachel Emeline, Donald Theodore (deceased), Robert Hall.

father:
Jerome H. Elmore

mother:
Emeline S. (Hall) Elmore

spouse:
Maude Poucher Johnson

child:
Wilber Jerome Elmore (deceased)

child:
Rachel Emeline Elmore

child:
Donald Theodore Elmore (deceased)

child:
Robert Hall Elmore