William Converse De Witt Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Racine (Wisconsin) College, 1883, Master of Arts, 1886. Student General Theological Seminary, New York, 1883-1884. Western Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1885-1886, S.T.D., 1905.
Deacon, 1886, priest, 1887, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector Grace Church, Freeport, Illinois, 1886-1888, St. Andrew’s Church, Chicago, 1889-1906. Dean Western Theological Seminary, 1905-1927, president since 1925, also trustee.
Deputy to general convs. Protestant Episcopal Church, 1901, 10, 16.
Married Martha Louise Cossitt, of LaGrange, Illinois, July 20, 1886. Children: Helen Cossitt (Mistress Harold D. Jones), Evelyn Isabel (Mistress Philip F. Hawley).