Weis, Frederick Lewis, 1895-1966

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Frederick Lewis Weis (1895-1966) was ordained a Unitarian minister in 1924 at the Third Religious Society in Dorchester, Massachusetts, where he served as pastor until 1929. From 1929-1951 he was pastor of the First Church of Christ in Lancaster, Massachusetts. He died in Brattleboro, Vermont.

From the description of Notebooks of Frederick Lewis Weis (Harvard University, Divinity School Library). WorldCat record id: 696927575

Frederick Lewis Weis (August 22, 1895-April 11, 1966) was born in Cranston, Rhode Island. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1917; and attended Meadville Theological School, where he received a BD degree in 1922, an STM in 1928, and a ThD in 1930. He was ordained as a Unitarian minister on November 9, 1924 at the Third Religious Society in Dorchester, Massachusetts, and served as pastor there until 1929. From 1929 to 1951 he was pastor of the First Church of Christ in Lancaster, Massachusetts. In 1926 he married Elizabeth Williams Stone, and they had two children, Robert and Virginia. Reverend Weis wrote several books on church history and genealogy. He died in Brattleboro, Vermont.

From the guide to the Notebooks, n.d., (Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School)

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associatedWith Bowen, Clayton Raymond, 1877-1934. person
associatedWith Denck, Hans, ca. 1495-1527. person
correspondedWith Eliot, Frederick May, 1889-1958 person
correspondedWith Eliot, Samuel A. (Samuel Atkins), 1862-1950 person
associatedWith First Church of Christ (Lancaster, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Thompson family. family
associatedWith Thompson, Ralph Newell. person
associatedWith Tompson family. family
associatedWith Tompson, John, 1740-1828. person
associatedWith Tompson, John Storer, 1783-1863. person
associatedWith Tompson, William, 1598-1666 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
York (Me.)
Canada
Braintree (Mass.)
Berwick (Me.)
United States
Lancaster (Mass.)
Lancaster (Mass.)
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Unitarian Universalist churches--Clergy
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Birth 1895

Death 1966

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