Wilber Theodore Elmore, American clergyman, educator. member of faculty Ramapatnam Theol.
Elmore, Wilber Theodore was born on July 29, 1871 in St. Charles, Illinois, United States. Son of Jerome H. and Emeline S. (Hall) Elmore.
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.
Ordained Baptist ministry, 1900. Missionary among the Telugus, in S. India, 1900-1914, also member of faculty Ramapatnam Theological Seminary. Pastor First Church, Hamilton, New York, 1915-1918, First Church, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1918-1925.
Professor comparative religions and Christian missions, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, since 1925. With Young Men’s Christian Association, World War. Author: The Dravidian Gods of Modern Hinduism, 1915.
Home: Wayne, Pa.
Author: The Dravidian Gods of Modern Hinduism, 1915.
Member of faculty Ramapatnam Theol.
Married Maude Poucher Johnson, October 25, 1900. Children: Wilber Jerome (deceased), Rachel Emeline, Donald Theodore (deceased), Robert Hall.