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Wilbur Oscar Carrier

Clergyman

Wilbur Oscar Carrier, American clergyman.

Background

Carrier, Wilbur Oscar was born on February 28, 1860 in Marshall, Michigan, United States. Son of Edwin Burt and Cornelia Clarcy (Root) Carrier.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Albiou College, 1883, A.M., 1895. Graduate Auburn Theological Seminary, 1886. Doctor of Divinity, Ripon, 1898.

Doctor of Laws, Alma, 1916.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1886. Pastor Shortsville, New York, 1886-1888, Wausau, Wisconsin, 1889-1900, Belden Avenue Church, Chicago, 1900-1904. President Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 1904-1917 (emeritus).

Superintendent Church Extension Board Presbytery of Chicago, 1917-1918. In Asia in interest of foreign missions, 1920-1921. Pastor Third Church, Chicago, 1921-1924.

Moderator Presbyterian synod of Wisconsin, 1894. Member board directors McCormick Theological Seminary.

Membership

Member board dirs.

Connections

Married Myrtle Jene Pitts, May 5, 1885. Children: Ralph Wilbur, Cornelia C. (Mistress Andrew Weaver).

father:
Edwin Burt Carrier

mother:
Cornelia Clarcy (Root) Carrier

spouse:
Myrtle Jene Pitts

child:
Ralph Wilbur Carrier

child:
Cornelia C. Carrier (Mistress Andrew Weaver)