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William Lee Notestein

Clergyman , educator

William Lee Notestein, American clergyman, educator. Member Classical Association Middle West, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Gamma Museum.

Background

Notestein, William Lee was born on April 14, 1859 in Canaan, Wayne Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Frank) Notestein.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Wooster, 1883, A.M., 1886. Graduate Western Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1886. Doctor of Divinity, Wooster, 1908, Otterbein, 1908.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1886. Pastor Seville, O., 1886-1892, 1st Church, Poland, O., 1892-1903. Professor Greek and apologetics, 1903-1917, ancient languages, 1917-1938, professor emeritus since 1938, Huron College, Huron, S. Dakota.

Actively identified with important lines of church work. President board of trustees Poland Union Seminary, 1892-1903.

Membership

Member Classical Association Middle West, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Gamma Museum.

Connections

Married Sara B. Stoaks, of Saville, Medina Company, O., June 30, 1892. Children: James Stoaks, Edward Noyes.

father:
Isaac Notestein

mother:
Elizabeth (Frank) Notestein

spouse:
Sara B. Stoaks

child:
James Stoaks Notestein

child:
Edward Noyes Notestein