(December 20, 1823July 10, 1897). B. Westeresch, Hannover. Studied theol. U. of Berlin. Asst. to Charles Stohlmann, New York; organized Luth. congregations at Mount Vernon and Hastings, New York, and St. Luke Ger. Ev. Luth. Ch., Brooklyn, which he served 24 yrs.; ed. Herold, organ of New York Ministerium, 1879; pres. of Ministerium 1881; helped est. Luth. Home for Immigrants in New York; dir. Luth. Theol. Sem., Philadelphia; on Bd. of Trustees, Wartburg Orphans' Home.
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