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Wines Harris Skeels

Clergyman

Wines Harris Skeels, American clergyman. Member Ngakkan Nyaagu, 1899-1900.

Background

Skeels, Wines Harris was born on October 16, 1876 in Watertown, New York, United States. Son of Wines Richardson and Amy Fidell (Chapin) Skeels.

Education

Tufts College, 1898-1899. Bachelor of Divinity, St. Lawrence University Theological School, Canton, New York, 1903.

Career

Ordained Universalist ministry, 1903. Pastor Santa Paula, California, 1903-1905, Victor, New York, 1905-1908, Little Falls, New York, 1908-1910. State superintendent chs.

(Universalist General Convention, 1911-1920. Pastor, Denver, Colorado, December, 1920-1923. Now headmaster, Monte Vista School, Riverside, California Chairman trustees Nathaniel Stacy Memorial Association.

Secretary Board Foreign Missions Universalist Church, 1917-1919. Trustee Clinton Liberal Institute, Canton, New York, 1910-1920.

Membership

Member Ngakkan Nyaagu, 1899-1900.

Connections

Married Lena L. Dunlap, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, June 26, 1902.

father:
Wines Richardson Skeels

mother:
Amy Fidell (Chapin) Skeels

spouse:
Lena L. Dunlap