Biography of William J. Jacobs
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JACOBS, William John, clergyman; born, Cleveland, O., Sept. 5, 1865; son of John Hobart and Ellen Grace (Wilson) Jacobs; educated Preparatory School, Hudson, O.; A.B., Adelbert College, Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1888, M.A., 1891; Lane Theological Seminary, Cincinnati, 1891; Oberlin Theological Seminary, O., 1891-92; postgraduate study, Western Reserve University; Ph.D., Wooster University, O., 1902; married, July 15, 1896, Sallie T. Wick, of Butler, Pa.; 5 children: Helen C., Emma G., Dorothy, George W., Donald W. Ordained Congregational ministry, 1896; pastor Penfeld, O., 1896-99, Boulevard Church, Detroit, since Apr. 8, 1899. Member of Phi Beta Kappa. Progressive. Mason. Recreations: fishing, handball. Author, pamphlet, The Immigration Problem, 1902. Address: 1052 Warren Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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