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William Henry Ketcham

Missionary

William Henry Ketcham, American missionary. member Board of Indian Commissioners, December 3, since 1912. Made Domestic Prelate, April 5, 1919.

Background

Ketcham, William Henry was born on June 1, 1868 in Sumner, Iowa, United States. Son of Alonzo and Josephine (Shanafelt) Ketcham.

Education

Studied divinity, Theol.

Career

Director Bureau Catholic Indian Missions, Washington, District of Columbia, since 1901. Made Domestic Prelate, Apr.

Membership

Member Board of Indian Commissioners, December 3, since 1912. Made Domestic Prelate, April 5, 1919.

Connections

father:
Alonzo Ketcham

mother:
Josephine (Shanafelt) Ketcham