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Clergyman

William Whiting Davis, American clergyman. Member Clerical Union, Churchman’s Association, Chi Psi.

Background

Davis, William Whiting was born on October 7, 1859 in New York, United States. Son of William Whitney and Maria Sabra (Risley) Davis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst college, 1879, A.M., 1882.

Career

Teacher in Polytechnic Institute, Brooklyn, 1880-1883, Adelphi Academy, 1883-1886. Deacon, 1884, priest, 1885, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector St. Luke’s Church, San Francisco, 1886-1893, Christ Church, E. Orange, New Jersey, 1894-1906, Church of the Redeemer, New York, 1907-1911.

Vicar of St. Mary’s Chappaqua, New York, since 1911.

Membership

Member Clerical Union, Churchman’s Association, Chi Psi. Clubs: Players, Essex County Country.

Connections

Married Sarah Antoinette Sprague, of Boston, November 24, 1880.

father:
William Whitney Davis

mother:
Maria Sabra (Risley) Davis

spouse:
Sarah Antoinette Sprague