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William Calvert Hartinger, American clergyman.


Hartinger, William Calvert was born on March 26, 1875 in Middleport, Ohio, United States. Son of William Merrill and Mary Mildred (Covert) Hartinger.


Student Ohio Wesleyan University, 1894-1897. Boston University School of Theology, 1898-1900. Drew Theological Seminary, January-May 1900.

Doctor of Divinity, West Virginia Wesleyan College, 1917, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1922.


Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1900. Pastor Glenwood, Columbus, Ohio, 1900-1903, 1st Church, Pataskala, O., 1903-1906, Trinity Church, Portsmouth, O., 1906-1912 (100,000 church built and 1,000 members added), Thomson Church, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1912-1916 (125,000 church built), 1st Church, Charleston, West Virginia, 1916-1921, 1st church, Columbus, Ohio, 1921-1924. Superintendent Columbus District Ohio Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1924-1930.

Pastor Boradway Methodist Episcopal Church, Indianapolis, 1930-1932. Superintendent Indianapolis District, Indiana Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1932-1940. Hospital minister and field secretary, Indianapolis Methodist Hospital, October 1940-1947.

Retired, June 22, 1947-January 25, 1949. Associate pastor N. Methodist Church, Indianapolis, since January 1949.


Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church as delegate from West Virginia Conference, 1920, reserve delegate from Ohio Conference, 1924, chairman delegation from Ohio Conference, 1928, delegate from Indiana Conference, 1936 (chairman itinerancy committee of general conference). Member board of managers Board of Foreign Missions Methodist Episcopal Church, 1928-1932. Member Board Home Missions and Church Extension Methodist Episcopal Church, 1936-1940.

Member board of managers Board of Missions and Church Extension of Methodist Church (member Executive Committee General Board, also. Member Headquarters Committee of Ohio Anti-Saloon League, 1924-1930.


Married Lulu May White, May 1, 1900. Children: Mildred May (deceased), Helen.

William Merrill Hartinger

Mary Mildred (Covert) Hartinger

Lulu May White

Mildred May Hartinger (deceased)

Helen Hartinger