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Wilbur Fisk Berry

Clergyman

Wilbur Fisk Berry, American clergyman. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1892, 1896, 1904; member Maine State Teachers’ Association.

Background

Berry, Wilbur Fisk was born on November 24, 1851 in Camden, Maine, United States. Son of Nicholas and Hope Strong (Clark) Berry.

Education

Educated Maine Wesleyan Seminary, and Wesleyan University, 3 years. (D.D, Grant U, 1906, Wesleyan University, 1907).

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1884. Pastor, Saco, Maine, 1881-1883, Woodfords, 1884-1886, Lewiston, 1886-1888, Farmington, 1888-1891, Waterville, 1892-1896, Portland, 1897-1899. Secretary Christian: Civic League, 1899-1902.

President Maine Wesleyan Seminary and Woman’s College, 1902-1909. Again secretary Christian Civic League, 1909-1910, superintendent same, since 1910.

Membership

Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1892, 1896, 1904. Member Maine State Teachers’ Association.

Connections

Married Livonia S. French, of Solon, Maine, July 16, 1878.

father:
Nicholas Berry

mother:
Hope Strong (Clark) Berry

spouse:
Livonia S. French