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William Quay Rosselle

Clergyman

William Quay Rosselle, American clergyman. Member board American Baptist Publication Society, Missionary Corporation of Northern Baptist Convention; member board directors Massachusetts Baptist State Convention; Member American Forestry Association, American Geography Society.

Background

Rosselle, William Quay was born on October 12, 1869 in Dawson, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Van Meter and Sarah Belle (Snyder) Rosselle.

Education

Educated Teachers’ Training School, Normalville, Pennsylvania. Ohio Normal U., Ada, O. Doctor of Philosophy., Waynesburg (Pennsylvania) College, 1897, Doctor of Divinity, 1911.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1895. Pastor First Church, Homestead, Pennsylvania, 1895-1903, First Church, Williamsport, 1903-1908, 5th Church, Philadelphia, 1908-1919. Became pastor First Church, Malden, Massachusetts, 1919, now retired.

Now lecturing at large.

Membership

Member board American Baptist Publication Society, Missionary Corporation of Northern Baptist Convention. Member board directors Massachusetts Baptist State Convention. Member American Forestry Association, American Geography Society.

Clubs: Boston City, University. Mason (K.T.). Lecturer.

Connections

Married Gail Scott, of Waynesburg, July 15, 1895.

father:
John Van Meter Rosselle

mother:
Sarah Belle (Snyder) Rosselle

spouse:
Gail Scott